SDL Episode16

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Secure Digital Life #16

Recorded May 23, 2017 at G-Unit Studios in Rhode Island!

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  • Doug White
    Cybersecurity professor, President of Secure Technology, and Security Weekly network host.
  • Russell Beauchemin
    Cybersecurity & Network Security Program Advisor and Director of Instructional Support & Learning Innovation at Roger Williams University.
  • Password Creation and Protection

    What is a strong password anyway? -- Doug and Russ What is a dictionary word? What is leetspeak?

    How are passwords "brute forced" and "dictionary attacks"? -- Doug

    Password strategy using Doug's 4 tiered approach Tier 1 -- Uber -- One site STRONG[ER] maybe with a generator or passphrase

    Tier 2 -- Strong -- used on private sites

    Tier 3 -- Ok -- used on public sites

    Tier 4 -- throwaway -- dummy passwords used on throwaway sites

    The use of "vaults" and "stored" passwords Encryption vs in the clear Reminder to use vpn on public wifi Remember to note https and certificates

    Russ Demos using a password generator -- Russ

    Some passphrase strategies -- Doug