In Pictures: 13 security myths

Security experts hammer on security ideas they say are just “myths”

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Myth #3 “Regular expiration (typically every 90 days) strengthens password systems”

Ari Juels, chief scientist, RSA: “In fact, recent research suggests that regular password expiration may not be useful,” and that if an organization is going to expire passwords, “it should do so on a random schedule, not a fixed one.”

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