Searching all of TechTarget| 12,402 results for "password"

password: A password is an unspaced sequence of characters used to determine that a computer user requesting ...

See all definition search results provided by

Conversations: Gmail Password Lost

See all conversation search results provided by ITKE.


By Peter Loshin News Jan 15, 2016

Trend Micro Password Manager flaw; backdoors and passwords

In this roundup, Trend Micro's Password Manager flamed over JavaScript flaw; Android malware breaks two-factor authentication; Cisco vulnerabilities; Juniper backdoor update and more. Continue Reading


By Lynn Haber News Feb 02, 2016

Dell One Identity password management targets channel

Password management appears to be gaining momentum, as Dell launches an offering the company said is designed for the IT channel, with security partners a particular focus. Continue Reading


By Anthony Poh Problem Solve Dec 24, 2015

Troubleshooting vCSA root password failure

VMware's default password policy for vCSA has many users between a rock and a hard place. Anthony Poh shows us how to correct a common root lockout issue. Continue Reading


By Peter Wood Oct 09, 2015

How to ensure strong passwords and better authentication

Five steps to ensure stronger passwords and better authentication to reduce the threat of business data theft Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Oct 16, 2015

Yahoo announces password-killing Account Key

Yahoo Account Key uses push notifications to provide a fast and secure way to access Yahoo accounts from a mobile device Continue Reading


By Maxim Tamarov News Feb 18, 2015

Password reuse and password sharing prevalent in enterprises

The high percentage of password reuse and sharing by employees leaves enterprises vulnerable to breaches, according to a recent survey from SailPoint Technologies. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Sep 11, 2015

Security industry welcomes GCHQ password guidelines

GCHQ's guidance on password policy covers some of the most pressing issues facing UK businesses and employees today, according to Skyhigh Networks Continue Reading


By Nick Lewis Manage Jun 02, 2015

Password malware: Can Trojans that capture passwords be mitigated?

A variant of the Citadel malware emerged that compromises password management and authentication products. Enterprise threats expert Nick Lewis explains how to prevent and overcome the threat. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Problem Solve Nov 23, 2015

How can I troubleshoot Windows PCs if I don't know users' passwords?

You don't always need users' passwords to fix problems with Windows desktops. If the computer is domain-joined, you can use any account. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Nov 20, 2015

Password-killing Fido Alliance submits tech specs to W3C

The Fido Alliance has taken another step closer to defining a standard web-based API as industry support for its password-killing standards gains momentum Continue Reading