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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 Clare McDonald Jan 20, 2015

Younger users prefer biometrics to passwords

Younger bank customers would rather use biometrics than PINs and passwords for security, according to Visa Europe Continue Reading


By David Strom Mar 23, 2015


By Michael Van Horenbeeck Get Started Mar 05, 2015

Set up Azure's Password Synchronization write-back feature

Before putting Azure's write-back feature in production, learn the best ways to configure it and how to address any reset problems that arise. Continue Reading


By Kevin Beaver Manage Feb 06, 2015

Strengthen your Active Directory password policy settings

Weak passwords can create vulnerabilities in your enterprise's security. Creating strong password standards and policies can help protect against threats. Continue Reading


Evaluate Jan 19, 2015

Will online authentication ever be free of passwords?

Will online authentication ever be password-free? The webcast reviews the problems of online authentication and considers a passwordless future. Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Mar 30, 2015

British Airways rewards scheme hack highlights password problem

The hacking of British Airways’ executive club frequent flyer accounts shows the importance of using strong, unique passwords for all online accounts Continue Reading


Jul 30, 2014

Protecting against modern password cracking

Attackers are increasingly turning to human psychology and the study of password selection patterns among user groups to develop sophisticated techniques that can quickly and effectively recover passwords. ... Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Mar 17, 2015

Yahoo’s attempt to kill off passwords raises security concerns

Yahoo’s attempt to kill off passwords by introducing an on-demand one-time passcode option for its email services has raised security concerns Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Dec 09, 2014

Fido publishes final spec of password-killing protocol

The Fido Alliance has published the final technical specification of its password-killing authentication standards Continue Reading