Tech Tip 029 — Online password strength check

When the time comes to update your password, you can check its strength at

This is a free site which does not show your password in plaintext, nor does it save it when you type it in.

For what it’s worth, the elements of a strong password often include:

  • capital and lowercase letters
  • numbers
  • special characters
  • greater than 12 total characters

Originally published at 100 Tech Tips.