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How to Pick a Password

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2.0 - Updated on 11/14/2020 by Denman, Jon

1.0 - Authored on 08/29/2016 by Paul, Stanley

How to Pick a “Good” Password

It's important to pick a secure password. If your account gets compromised, it could expose yours, and other users' personal data to the world.

A good password is:

In order to reach the last criteria, there are a number of ways of doing so:

We do not currently enforce strength or entropy requirements for choosing passwords, but we require that your password is at least 12 characters. Below are some suggestions to keep in mind.