Two-thirds of firms have insufficient password security

Thursday, 9 June 2005, 2:09 AM EST

More than two-thirds of organisations are using insecure methods to store administrative and user passwords, research shows.

Some 19 per cent of IT professionals admit that IT staff and other company employees store computer passwords on post-it notes, according to the survey from information security firm Cyber-Ark.

By Daniel Thomas at vnunet.

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