Unauthorized Access

“A bad password is as bad
as no password at all!”

Unauthorized Access: 

  • Definition:
    • Accessing another’s personal information without their permission
  • Where/How does it happen?
    • Email Accounts, Computer Passwords, Hacking, Sharing Passwords
  • Dangers of Unauthorized Access:
    • People can pretend to be you (i.e. Identity Theft)
    • Information obtained can be used against you
    • Collected data may be given or sold to others