Securing your business and strong password policy
Hector Peralta is the founder of BlackRose Cyber Solutions and is part of the 2023 class of Hutch.
In today’s digital age, strong passwords are critical for protecting your online accounts and sensitive information. But with so many passwords to remember and cyber threats constantly evolving, it can take time to know where to start when it comes to creating a strong password policy. In 2020, a major multinational company suffered a data breach when hackers were able to guess the passwords of several employees, resulting in the loss of sensitive customer data. This is just one example of how weak passwords can leave organizations vulnerable to cyber-attacks.
As a military cybersecurity veteran, I’ve seen firsthand the importance of strong passwords in defending against cyber threats, and I’ve learned a few key lessons along the way. In this article, I’ll share some of my insights on how to choose secure passwords, store them safely, and implement a strong password policy in your organization.