Secure your GitHub account with a strong and unique password using a password manager.

To keep your account secure, we recommend you follow these best practices:

When you type in a password to sign in, create an account, or change your password, GitHub will check if the password you entered has been exposed in a third-party data breach according to HaveIBeenPwned. GitHub only inspects the password at the time you type it, and never stores the password you entered in plaintext. For more information, see HaveIBeenPwned.

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