Bill Burr, Password Guru, once told the world that passwords must be complicated to make them secure – think 0 substituted for o, 5 substituted for s, upper and lower-case letters alongside random numbers and punctuation – it turns out he got this pretty wrong, and has recently admitted it.

Complicated passwords are no longer the way to go – they can be cracked by computers far quicker than a pass phrase can! What you should now be focusing on, is an easy to remember passphrase that consists of a collection of random words. See below for some tips!

The telegraph recently posted an article surrounding the subject. Click here to read the full post.