Tag: Password

Facebook resets 90 million user passwords as flaw is discovered

Experts point to potential nation state involvement.

Air Canada app data breach involves passport numbers!

Air Canada's app has suffered a data breach resulting in the suspected loss of thousands of its customers' personal details.

Edward Snowden and John Oliver discuss password security and it’s hilarious!

See these really important tips and advises from Edward Snowden in this conversation with John Oliver.

Is this the most secure security code ever?

Do you need to find a code no one could break into? Ask Commander Data for help!

Why every Twitter users should update their password right now!

Twitter's 330 million users are being urged to change their passwords after some were exposed in plain text on its internal network.

Our password-free future is near (but not really)

Industry efforts to end our reliance on the multi-character password have resulted in the proposal of numerous alternative login methods.

US Police Unlock iPhones with Fingerprints of Deceased

It is now relatively common for fingerprints of the deceased to be depressed on the scanner of Apple iPhone devices.

You can hack almost any smart device with a Google search!

Recent research show how easy it is to extract the default hard-coded passwords of any machine when you have physical access to it.

Most IT Execs have zero control over password hygiene

Despite the clear danger that passwords pose to organizations, more than half of IT executives rely solely on employees to monitor their own password behavior.

List of data breaches and cyber attacks in December 2017 – 33.8 million records leaked

Data protection is more than just protecting data from the unauthorised: it’s about ensuring it’s used for the sole purpose it was collected, and respecting the privacy of those whose data it is.

Pyeongchang Olympics ‘already target of hackers’

Hackers have already begun targeting the Pyeongchang Olympic Games with malware-infected e-mail aimed at stealing passwords or financial information.

Experts rail against internet password ‘organizers’

See why consumers are urged to use online password managers and MFA instead.

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