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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 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 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


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 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 Dejan Lukan Evaluate Aug 11, 2015

How enterprises can protect against weak cloud passwords

Weak passwords are a common threat to enterprises relying on cloud services. Expert Dejan Lukan reviews some password best practices. Continue Reading


By Sharon Shea News Aug 07, 2015

ICANN breached, members' encrypted passwords stolen

News roundup: ICANN confirmed its members' credentials were stolen Wednesday, forcing the nonprofit to enforce a site-wide password reset. Plus: VPN provider being used for APTs; Thunderstrike strikes again; ... Continue Reading


By Randall Gamby Get Started May 04, 2015

Breaking bad password habits in the enterprise

A bad password brings unnecessary risk into organizations, but how bad are they really? Expert Randall Gamby assesses just how dire the situation is. Continue Reading