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 Numbers  Symbols (if allowed)  Does not contain dictionary words It is recommended that one avoids using simple passwords such as: “password”, “123456”, “qwerty”, “abc123”, names, birthdates, etc. Besides having a strong password, it is considered important to use different passwords for different accounts. This prevents access to all internet accounts, should someone get hold of a password. It is also recommended to regularly change your passwords. PINs PINs, like passwords, are means of keeping information secure. A PIN may consist of at least 4 digits. Birthday ̰)