Passwords: Page 4
If you're concerned by the series of hacks lately, take note.
Passwords are inconvenient, forgettable and not particularly secure locks for our prized data. Technology can do better.
For starters, have you thought about using a password manager.? Well, why not?
Passwords like '123456' and 'password' are incredibly insecure, but many people continue to use them.
Workers who commit these high-risk behaviors probably don't realize they're jeopardizing the company's security.
Taking even the most basic security steps makes it far less likely hackers will make the effort to break in.
firstname.lastname@example.org, really? As if the real-life Iron Man would use a lame email address like that. Or would he?
Dropbox is ensuring that a batch of leaked login credentials don't affect your account security.
You don't want to get 'pwned,' as the gamers say. But you don't have a photographic memory. So, what should you do?
Need to unlock your phone? Put it close enough to your skin so it can smell you.
This solution completely erases the vulnerabilities of weak passwords.
As long as we use alphanumeric passwords, people will always try to safeguard personal data with codes like '123456' or 'password.'
More than 6 million member passwords were stolen when LinkedIn was hacked in 2012, more than originally thought.
Beyond requiring complex passwords, here are four digital security measures that should be part of your company.