Password-based authentication is widely used today, despite problems with security and usability.
A group of researchers from Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science believe they might have solved the problem of choosing and, above all, remembering complex and diverse passwords that are simultaneously difficult to crack by attackers.
Bcrypt is a password hashing scheme based on the Blowfish block cipher.
When Apple announced iOS 7, iCloud Keychain was one of its key features.
Popular password manager 1Password for Mac reached version 4.1 that comes with some long-requested features, the most notable being a new Login (password) updating process.
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