Sure, security is hard, but...

Monday, 3 June 2002, 5:58 PM EST

The New York Times recently switched from one paid membership management system to another, and they changed the username and password of every paid account. For some reason, they've posted the system they used to choose new usernames and passwords on the Web for anyone to see. Security is certainly a difficult problem, and password management is even harder than most security problems, but it's much worse when you don't even try. If you have a paid nytimes.com subscription, be sure to read this.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

The psychology of phishing

Posted on 23 July 2014.  |  Cybercriminals no longer send out thousands of emails at random hoping to get a handful of hits, today they create highly targeted phishing emails which are tailored to suit their recipients.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  

DON'T
MISS

Thu, Jul 24th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2014 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //