HII Report: Enterprise Password Worst Practices

by Imperva

Jun 20, 2012

Download Organizations can't afford to rely on employees, partners, or consumers to select "strong" passwords as the foundation for password security. Passwords should be viewed by IT professionals as highly valuable data that must be secured. This paper:

� Reviews obstacles that produce poor enterprise password management practices.

� Presents findings from an analysis of nearly 100,000 exposed passwords following a data breach at

� Provides guidelines for proper password security policies and procedures as part of a comprehensive data security discipline.

Research Report