The upcoming Windows 10 will offer more authentication options instead of just passwords, Dustin Ingalls, Group Program Manager for Windows Security & Identity, has shared in a blog post.
Independent IT security analyst Mark Burnett has released a cleaned up cache of 10 million username and password combinations, in order to give researchers a data set that can be analyzed and from which insights into user behavior can be gleaned and used to improve authentication practices.
ABI Research found that the global mobile multi-factor authentication software and service market will be worth US$1.6 billion by the end of 2015.
Australian enterprise software company Atlassian has notified users of its HipChat service that they have suffered a breach, which resulted in the compromise of names, usernames, email addresses, and encrypted passwords of less than 2 percent of registered users.
Gaming social networking site Raptr is the latest victim of hackers.
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