KOUNT BLOG - Sep 12 - The long-accepted norm that strong passwords require a mix of letters, numbers, and special characters has been challenged by Bill Burr, a 72-year-old former manager at the National Institute of Standards and Technology.He and other researchers now suggest to use the longest word or phrase you can remember, even if it’s understandable or comprehensible.Bad actors often push people to communicate off the platform immediately.It’s up to you to research and do your due diligence.
Protect Yourself You and your partner should use proper protection.
However, you are always the best judge of your own safety, and these guidelines are not intended to be a substitute for your own judgment.
Finance: Protect Your Finances & Never Send Money or Financial Information Never respond to any request to send money, especially overseas or by wire transfer, and report it to us immediately – even if the person claims to be in an emergency.
Transport Yourself to and from the Meeting You need to be independent and in control of your own transportation, especially in case things don’t work out.
Stay Sober Consumption of alcohol and/or other drugs can impair your judgment and potentially put you in danger.