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Software Advice: Only 56% of employees feel their passwords are secure

Jan 22, 2015 9:50 pm

It's not just consumers with terrible passwords - 50% of employees use poor password habits while in the office

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No surprise: Worst passwords of 2014 are still quite terrible

Jan 20, 2015 6:38 pm

The worst passwords of 2014 are still terrible, but fewer people are using 'password' as their password

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Survey: Nine out of 10 IT professionals have lost company data

Nov 16, 2014 1:00 am

IT professionals have lost data and sometimes wait too long before being able to find time to back up data

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Hundreds of Dropbox usernames were posted online, Dropbox denies hack

Oct 14, 2014 1:30 pm

Dropbox wasn't directly hacked, but millions of users could still be at risk, reports indicate

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Google says don't worry about list of 5M Gmail usernames, passwords

Sep 11, 2014 11:31 pm

A list of 5 million Gmail usernames and passwords was published online, but Google said don't worry, its servers were not breached

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The fight to keep consumers safe online is important and difficult

Jul 23, 2014 8:50 am

Consumers need to be more aware of online threats, with criminals largely able to compromise victims, stealing their personal data and causing mayhem

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Researcher finds hackers also don't choose strong passwords

Jun 7, 2014 9:20 am

A quick look found that most hackers don't use strong passwords when they are running around conducting malicious activities

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Weak password policies giving security experts fits, survey notes

May 28, 2014 11:15 pm

Companies struggle to create password rules, which would help with better security measures and prevent data breaches

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Cybersecurity experts help recommend how to choose secure passwords

May 23, 2014 1:25 am

Passwords are important to keep information secure, though users often rely on easy-to-remember, or rather simple passwords

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Intel outlines importance of users being proactive of security issues

May 21, 2014 9:45 pm

Following the high-profile hacking of eBay, Intel Security offers additional insight into what users can do to help stay more secure

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Airport passwords written down, lost, then found on terminal floor

Apr 24, 2014 8:15 pm

Haneda Airport in Tokyo, Japan had a security issue when an airline employee lost a list of passwords written on a sheet of paper - which was found shortly

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NIST report says employees suffer from 'password fatigue'

Mar 25, 2014 6:29 am

Password fatigue and the demand to get work done in a timely manner lead employees to be reckless with usernames/passwords, and other security measures

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Google software developer would like a world with no logins on the Internet

Sep 19, 2012 8:35 am

Google would like to get rid of individual site logins, mentions that it's annoying

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Apple slap 24-hour suspension on phone-based resets of Apple ID passwords in a bid to stem more hacks

Aug 8, 2012 2:31 am

In a response to recent hacks, Apple are slapping 24-hour suspensions on phone-based resets of Apple

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Hotmail bans common passwords, beefs up security

Jul 15, 2011 3:41 am

Hotmail to ban common passwords, beefs up security

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