Passwords stories - Page 2
From data breaches to account compromise: how hackers use data leaks to hijack accounts
No matter how strong the password is, an attacker with access to the database could use the credentials right away.
Passwords dominate despite rise in alternative authentication methods
Despite growing popularity of passwordless methods, traditional username-password combo remains dominant, according to Keeper Security.
1/3 employees believe their actions don’t impact security
Top-down, one-size-fits-all enterprise cybersecurity ignores the unique risks that accompany geography, age, gender, and role.
Gen Z dismissive of online security: Findings from the annual 'Oh Behave Report'
New report reveals alarming trends in Gen Z's attitudes towards online security, as well as increased cybersecurity concerns and adoption of measures.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An update from LastPass with Katherine Rojas
TechDay's 10-Minute IT Jams: Katherine Rojas, Partner Sales Director at LastPass, discusses their password and identity management solutions.
BeyondTrust adds new capability to Password Safe solution
BeyondTrust announces Workforce Passwords, a new capability to securely store and manage business application passwords.
Younger generations less likely to change their passwords
Generation Z and Millennials in Australia and Canada less likely to change passwords, says study. Americans want companies to pay ransom.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An update from FIDO Alliance
FIDO Alliance's Executive Director & CMO, Andrew Shikhiar, discusses the association's mission to reduce reliance on passwords in APAC.
Keeper Security extends passkey management support
Keeper Security, the provider of cloud-based zero-trust cybersecurity software, has announced expanded support for passkey management on desktop browsers.
Kaspersky adds 2FA to Password Manager, enhances document security
Kaspersky enhances its Password Manager with new features, including storing unique 2FA keys and support for Opera browsers.
Three reasons why your smartphone needs security protection
Research on Digital Payments revealed that Android smartphone is the most used device for online financial transactions in the region.
Are passwords becoming obsolete? New research finds out
Over half of business hall attendees at the 2023 BlackHat USA Conference believe passwordless is viable, says Delinea survey.
AI listening in - researchers uncover new security threat
A new University study has revealed that artificial intelligence can identify passwords by sound of keys being pressed with more than 90% accuracy.
GitHub launches beta passwordless authentication
Opting in lets GitHub users upgrade security keys to passkeys, and use those in place of both passwords and 2FA methods.
HashiCorp acquires BluBracket to expand its secrets management capabilities
With this acquisition, HashiCorp is expanding its product portfolio to enable customers to discover and manage their entire secret inventory.
3/4 at risk of being hacked due to poor password practice
Keeper Password Management Report indicates poor password practices could largely be due to feeling overwhelmed by cybersecurity.
High-Profile Attacks Improve Cyber Hygiene—But Not Enough
87% of Australian workers have improved their cyber hygiene, but threats remain, with fake logistics companies the most common source of scams.
Keeper Security recognised by GigaOm for leadership in password management
Keeper Security has been named the Overall Leader in GigaOm's 2023 Radar Report for Password Management, for the second consecutive year.
Mitigating AI security risks with phishing-resistant MFA
It's undeniable that AI brings many benefits to our daily lives, but nothing prevents bad actors from leveraging AI for malicious purposes.
Keeper Security enhances access security with support for passkeys
Keeper Security announces support for passkeys, a passwordless authentication method, on its platform, making logins more secure and seamless.
The FIDO Alliance releases UX guidelines all about passkeys
The FIDO Alliance has released new user experience (UX) guidelines to help accelerate deployment and adoption of passkeys.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - An update from Okta
Okta reveals new research on customer identity trends, highlighting the increasing demand for data control. #EmergingTech #CustomerIdentity.
Keeper Security launches password rotation to enhance PAM
Keeper Security, a provider of zero-trust cybersecurity software, has launched password rotation for secure credential management.
Take the Password Pledge and secure the digital you
The livelihood of our digital lives is fostered by good online hygiene, which begins with proper password management.