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2014-08-26 12:33:49

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Despite all the recent press about cyber security and hacking, Americans still don't change passwords enough, according to the latest research from YouGov Omnibus. Only half of Americans (53%) have changed their online banking password in the last year. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140826/139551 A sense of false security may be preventing action. Although one in five (21%) of Americans have had an online account hacked and half...

2014-03-31 08:34:27

MARTINSVILLE, N.J., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With cyber threats around the globe evolving and becoming more sophisticated, evidenced by the recent data breach at retailer Target, it is important that consumers protect themselves when using technology for sensitive information or data. There are a number of steps that individuals can take to help improve their security both on and off the internet, including a few suggestions from Condor Capital below: Passwords: One of the...

2014-03-11 23:32:35

Recovery Toolbox, the developer of a series of award-winning data recovery and file repair tools for some of the most popular specialist and mainstream applications, offers a new and dramatically improved version of Recovery Toolbox for Outlook Password. This PST password recovery product helps users remove lost or forgotten passwords from Outlook PST files and restore access to their data in a few mouse clicks. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Recovery Toolbox, a company known for...

2014-02-24 23:28:17

Following an article posted on Mashable, fishbat, a leader among online marketing companies, explains how the secret to password security could lie in your social network and three tips on how to secure your profiles. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 fishbat, a leader among online marketing companies, explains how the secret to password security could lie in your social network and reveals three tips on how to enhance security. According to a February 20th article posted by Mashable...

2014-02-20 23:04:27

SpeedyPassword, a brand new application from the makers of SpeedyBackup and SpeedyPC Pro, offers a premium password manager and password generator to protect user’s Facebook, Twitter, WordPress and other online accounts. Victoria, BC (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Regardless of experience level, SpeedyPassword is a password manager that gives computer users a free, fast and easy way to manage and generate passwords. The software thwarts hackers, keyloggers, and cybercriminals by safely...

Worst Passwords Annual List Released By SplashData
2014-01-21 05:58:49

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Mobile phone software company SplashData has released its annual list of the 25 most frequently used online passwords, and for the first time in the brief history of the list, there's a new #1! During the first two years in which the Los Gatos, California-based firm first started analyzing the most common passwords among those leaked by hacker, “password” topped the list. This year, however, it has fallen to the second-place...

2013-12-12 23:32:30

18% of online US adults have canceled purchases due to forgotten passwords or usernames, 53% forced to use ‘reset password’ feature. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Early reporting suggests Cyber Monday 2013 to be a success as sales of $1.7 billion made it the heaviest online spending day in US history, and the National Retail Federation reports that an estimated 131 million Americans shopped online. However, recent findings from a Dashlane survey, conducted online among over...

2013-11-05 23:31:24

Password Recovery for Access is compact, affordable and intuitive MDB unlock tool that helps to recover or remove passwords from protected Access files virtually in no time. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Microsoft Access databases are used in countless applications, great and small, serving individuals and enterprises across the world. A large fraction of MS Access databases are protected with a password to prevent unauthorized access to data and their modification. However, users...

2013-10-21 23:00:40

The Password Generator creates unique random passwords, keycodes, numbers and usernames. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 BinaryMark, a company that offers automation and batch-processing software, has just announced the release of Password Generator 2014. This advanced, enterprise-grade software allows people to generate unique random passwords, keycodes, numbers, usernames and hashes that will exactly match specified requirements. For the past 10 years, Password Generator has...

2013-09-25 23:32:35

Free security software reduces user account hacking on websites by up to 93 percent. Venice, California (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Passrock just launched Passrock Protected, a free password security monitoring product for company websites that reduces user account hacking by up to 93%. Passrock Protected enables website owners to securely check their users’ passwords against Passrock’s proprietary binary blacklist of more than 83 million compromised passwords, 8 to 12 characters long....


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