Creating a strong password
We recommend use of the Strong Password Generator
to create a secure password. But if you’d like to create one manually, please read on.
Your password is a key to your account’s security. To ensure your online safety, and assist with the security of this website overall, please follow these guidelines when creating a password:
- Length: Your password should be at least 12 characters long.
- Complexity: Use a mix of uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters.
- Avoid personal information: Do not use easily discoverable information like your name, username, or birthdate.
- Uncommon words: Avoid using common words, phrases, or patterns.
- Randomness: Create a password that seems random and doesn’t follow predictable patterns.
- Avoid dictionary words: Stay away from words that can be found in dictionaries.
- Update regularly: Change your password periodically for added security.
By following these guidelines, you’ll help keep your account safe from unauthorised access. Thank you for taking the necessary steps to protect your information.