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Facebook Unveils Security Initiative That Searches Web For Stolen Passwords

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Facebook has revealed that it has been monitoring anonymous posting websites, searching for stolen passwords, testing them to see if they belong to members of the social network and disabling...

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2014-10-21 08:44:23

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duo Security, the leader in cloud-based two-factor authentication, announces their FIDO Ready(TM)( )products now support the Fast IDentity Online FIDO Universal Second Factor (U2F) specifications. Duo Security joins Google, Yubico and other members of the FIDO Alliance to launch this phishing-resistant authentication method to consumers and organizations. The goal of this new authentication standard is to further simplify and...

2014-10-21 04:23:32

PETERBOROUGH, England, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halcyon Software [http://www.halcyonsoftware.com ], a global leader in multi-platform systems management software, today announced the immediate availability of Password Reset Manager [http://www.halcyonsoftware.com/prm ], a new security solution for users of IBM i running on IBM Power Systems servers. This self-service tool provides users with a quick and easy way to reset their passwords, which will reduce call volumes...

2014-10-20 23:10:51

SEKUR.me from Sekur Me , Inc, a secure authentication and mobile payments company, was announced as the recipient of the Outstanding Cyber Security Award at the OC Tech Alliance 21st Annual High Tech Awards dinner, October 9, 2014 at the Westin South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa, Calif. Santa Ana, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 According to Jack Bicer, Sekur.me founder and CEO, user IDs and passwords not only allow us to authenticate our accounts and online payments but can also let hackers and...

2014-10-16 08:37:58

Password Generator, Strength Assessment Tool and Hacking Detector Help Users Fight Back Against Hackers, Keep Data Safe Online FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Siber Systems, Inc., maker of RoboForm, the world's most popular password manager, today announced that the company has added three new tools to the RoboForm website to give users an edge against hackers. With a toolset that generates passwords, assesses password strength and detects whether your personal...

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2014-10-13 11:20:53

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online UPDATE: October 13, 2014 (11:20 a.m.) The hackers who late last week claimed to have hacked thousands of images and movies belonging to Snapchat users have apparently made good on threats to release them online, various media outlets reported on Monday. According to Lance Whitney of CNET, some of the pictures and videos contain explicit content, and an unknown amount of them are images of underage subjects. Whitney noted that the...

2014-10-09 08:27:26

NOTTINGHAM, England, October 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nervepoint Technologies Limited, the global leaders in virtualized password and identity self-service are pleased to announce we now support Linux within Access Manager, our self-service password solution. Available immediately this new feature empowers organizations to securely manage any Linux based system efficiently and effortlessly. Linux operating systems are renowned for being both stable and lightweight with...

2014-10-07 08:25:51

Ballet Company's IT and Facilities Departments Use Privileged Access Management Solution to Secure Passwords WASHINGTON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thycotic, a provider of smart and effective privileged access management solutions for global organizations, today announced that San Francisco Ballet is using Secret Server to securely manage privileged account passwords to strengthen the protection of sensitive company data. Founded in 1933, San Francisco Ballet is the oldest...

2014-10-03 23:01:27

PIN code produces true two-factor authentication and makes login easier by doing away with cumbersome usernames and passwords Menlo Park, CA (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 BoardVantage (http://www.boardvantage.com), which serves half the Fortune 500 and is in use in 50 countries, announces MeetX PIN code as an alternative login for the MeetX app. “When it comes to leadership communication, high-caliber security is a necessity,” says Junaid Syed, Chief Technology Officer at BoardVantage....

2014-10-02 23:10:44

tigerVPN reports how hackers can easily monitor anyones network traffic while making public Wi-Fi networks even more irresistible targets, very few users are aware of the dangers, and routinely give away potentially damaging personal information. One of the only ways to guarantee your safety on a public Wi-Fi connection is with a VPN, or Virtual Private Network. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 How often have you gone to your local coffee shop, plugged in the publicly posted...

2014-10-02 23:00:26

Devolutions’ new Password Vault Manager (PVM) 6 features nearly 70 improvements and enhancements to the UI, Dashboard, Logs, Data Sources, Security and more. A fully-functional 30-day trial version is available at no cost. Montreal, Quebec (PRWEB) October 03, 2014 Devolutions, the creator of Remote Desktop Manager (RDM), announced today that it has launched version 6 of its popular all-in-one password management platform Password Vault Manager(PVM). This is Devolutions’ fourth update...


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