Tag Archives: passwords

Password Managers: A Cheat Sheet for Professionals (TechRepublic)

Find me a person alive that doesn't have at least one online password, and I'll eat my hat. Passwords are ubiquitous—so much so that the average internet user in the US has arou... More

Smart Lock, iCloud Keychain: Password Managers for the Rest of Us (Naked Security)

Here at Naked Security, we’ve been banging the drum for password managers for a long while now, and there are a number of strong examples out there in the marketplace. For peopl... More

How to Create Strong Passwords to Ward Off Online Hackers (WUSA)

Hackers are more likely to succeed if your passwords are weak. So here's how to take control of your digital security. The best passwords are unique and very long, according to Te... More

Password Security Tips to Help You Foil Hackers (CBS News)

Details from this week’s federal indictment of Russian hackerscharged with compromising hundreds of millions of Yahoo accounts reveal that many people are still not taking rou... More

‘Security Fatigue’ Leading Computer Users to More or Less Just Give Up (Naked Security)

Do you use the same password for multiple sites? Do your eyes glaze over after sites like LinkedIn or Yahoo get massively hacked and, like clockwork, the security wonks come... More

Project Abacus: Google’s War on the Password (Info Security Buzz)

We’re reaching a stage where a lost or stolen phone can intuitively shut down all its apps because it knows it’s not the owner tapping away on its screen, and when banks are ac... More

The Current State of Privileged Access Management Practices (Help Net Security)

There’s a widening gulf between organizations that adhere to best practices for privileged access management, according to BeyondTrust. With 63% (2016 Verizon DBIR) of confirmed... More

Attacker’s Playbook Top 5 Is High On Passwords, Low On Malware (Dark Reading)

Playing whack-a-mole with software vulnerabilities should not be top of security pros' priority list because exploiting software doesn't even rank among the top five plays in the a... More