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  • Cyber gang steals 1.2 billion Web credentials

    06.08.2014

    A Russia-based cyber criminal group has managed to accumulate 1.2 billion unique online login credentials by compromising databases of over hundreds of thousands websites and FTP locations, claim researchers from Wisconsin-based Hold Security.

  • Thousands of Mozilla developers' emails, passwords exposed

    04.08.2014

    Email addresses and encrypted passwords of tens of thousands of Mozilla developers were accidentally exposed and might have been harvested by malicious individuals, Stormy Peters, director of developer relations, and Joe Stevensen, operations security manager at Mozilla announced on Friday.

  • Whitepaper: Good password practice

    04.08.2014

    The password remains one of the most susceptible components of even the most advanced security system.

  • Selectively re-using bad passwords is not a bad idea, researchers say

    16.07.2014

    For all the repeated advice to use different, complex password for each online account, users are still opting for easy-to-guess, short ones and use them repeatedly across many websites and online services.

  • Critical vulnerabilities in web-based password managers found

    14.07.2014

    A group of researchers from University of California, Berkeley, have analyzed five popular web-based password managers and have discovered - and then responsibly reported - vulnerabilities that could allow attackers to learn a userís credentials for arbitrary websites.




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How to talk infosec with kids

Posted on 17 September 2014.  |  It's never too early to talk infosec with kids: you simply need the right story. In fact, as cyber professionals itís our duty to teach ALL the kids in our life about technology. If we are to make an impact, we must remember that children needed to be taught about technology on their terms.


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