Dropping the vowels in passwords

This user submitted tip offers an easy alternative for creating simple passwords.



This tip was submitted to the searchSecurity Tip Exchange by user Mary Taylor. Let other users know how useful it is by rating the tip below.

When creating a password, I try to come up with something I can remember, then take out all the vowels. Add a numeric code at the end, and you have a password that will be hard to hack but easy to remember.


This was first published in October 2001

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