The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted the workplaces of millions worldwide. Physical offices shuttered. Many people transitioned to working from home.
During the pandemic:
- 71% Worked wholly or partly remotely.
- 70% Spent more time online for personal entertainment and work.
With nowhere to go, they spent more time online. And without a modern password policy, while there have been improvements, it is clear that now more than ever, improved password hygiene is needed.
Our Psychology of Passwords report explores the password security behaviors of 3,750 professionals across seven countries. We asked respondents about their feelings and behaviors regarding online security. Here are a few quick takes from the 2021 Psychology of Passwords ebook.