Ten Windows Password Myths by Symantec

http://www.symantec.com/connect/articles/ten-windows-password-myths

 

Myth #1: My Password Hashes Are Safe When Using NTLMv2

Myth #2. Dj#wP3M$c is a Great Password

Myth #3. 14 Characters is the Optimal Password Length

Myth #4. J0hn99 is a Good Password

Myth #5. Eventually Any Password Can Be Cracked

Myth #6. Passwords Should be Changed Every 30 Days

Myth #7. You Should Never Write Down Your Password

Myth #8: Passwords Cannot Include Spaces

Myth #9: Always Use Passfilt.dll

Myth #10: Use ALT+255 for the Strongest Possible Password

 

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