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  • Why we need a reality check on passwords

    22.01.2016

    Given all the recent and historical news on data breaches of personal e-mail accounts, social media accounts and even phone account passwords, it is every wonder therefore that we are still using password combinations that are incredibly easy to guess.

  • LostPass: A worryingly simple phishing attack aimed at LastPass users

    18.01.2016

    Security researcher (and Praesido CTO) Sean Cassidy has demonstrated at ShmooCon how easy it can be for hackers to steal LastPass users' email, password, and two-factor authentication code via a simple phishing attack.

  • Compromised credentials a leading concern for most security pros

    15.01.2016

    90% of organizations are worried about compromised credentials, though 60% say they cannot catch these types of attacks today, according to a new survey by Rapid7.

  • Why the legal sector is risking confidential information

    15.01.2016

    The lack of unique logins, manual logoffs and concurrent logins is putting confidential information in the legal sector at risk, new research has revealed.

  • Cisco kills hardcoded password bug in Wi-Fi access points

    14.01.2016

    Along with fixes for a number of older vulnerabilities in Cisco IOS and IOS XE software, the Cisco IOS Software Common Industrial Protocol, and the OpenSSL package incorporated in multiple company products, Cisco Systems has pushed out security updates that plug unauthorized access and default account/static password vulnerabilities in some of its offerings.




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