If you haven’t heard already, eBay client data was stolen for millions of accounts. While they are stating the they don’t believe that password have been un-encrypted yet, it doesn’t mean that it will not be. They claim that financial data wasn’t part of the hacking, but urge everyone to change their ebay passwords. If your Paypal and email passwords are the same as your eBay passwords, I will change those too.
Recommended complexity: at least 8 characters. upper and lower case. number and special character. (stay tuned for more information on online safety)