Quantcast

Latest Password Stories

2014-01-06 16:30:47

Category Defining USB-Enabled Iris Identity Authenticator Virtually Eliminates the Need for Usernames or Passwords LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EyeLock Inc., a market leader of iris-based identity authentication solutions, today launched myris(TM), a USB-enabled iris identity authenticator providing the most convenient and secure way to authenticate your digital identity. The consumerization of iris-based identity authentication is upon us, as more people seek stronger security...

2013-12-23 23:23:08

Tool Helps Individuals Talk to Family About Capturing Critical Personal Information West Chester, PA (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 CaptureYourInfo.com, a secure, online system for organizing and storing vital personal information, is reminding Americans this holiday season to take time to talk with loved ones about making provisions to help them capture their fundamental documents and details, in case of emergency. Noting that President Obama recently urged Americans, “When your loved ones...

2013-12-19 23:29:46

In response to the Harris Interactive survey Dashlane analyzed its own internal data in order to better understand how passwords affect the online experience of Baby Boomers, particularly in regards to password strength. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Last week Dashlane released findings of a Harris Interactive survey it sponsored on e-commerce and passwords. The survey showed that Baby Boomers were disproportionately affected by online password difficulties as 19% of online US...

2013-12-17 23:00:50

Passwords are the gateway to your identity - weak passwords and compromised security processes can impact individual's identity, and with so many personal devices being used for work, they can also harm and impact businesses. (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 With hackers recently accessing almost two million usernames and passwords from social media accounts, (CBC News), Tigerspike is taking action. In a Juniper Report earlier this year, it stated that mobile malware has skyrocketed 614%...

Microsoft Looks Beyond Passwords With FIDO Alliance
2013-12-13 14:26:43

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Microsoft is joining efforts with the FIDO Alliance (Fast IDentity Online), an industry consortium of parties looking to advance online authentication beyond passwords. Microsoft has joined as a member of the Board of Directors. The Redmond-based software maker will also work with the FIDO Alliance to produce open standards ensuring interoperability with strong authentication methods and technologies. The FIDO Alliance hopes to create...

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...

2013-12-12 23:30:54

Enterprise password management and software firm Devolutions announced today that its team-focused Remote Desktop Management (RDM) solution is now fully integrated with Click Studios’ Passwordstate. As a result, Remote Desktop Manager users and teams can now benefit from an even more powerful and secure solution for managing all of their remote connections and passwords. Montreal, Quebec (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Devolutions, an enterprise password management and software firm with over...

2013-12-12 23:27:12

Scambook, the Internet's leading complaint resolution platform, is urging the public to make a New Year's Resolution to become Scam-Proof in 2014. As many consumers use the New Year to implement positive lifestyle changes, Scambook suggests taking time to organize personal security to protect against scams, fraud and identity theft in 2014. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Scambook, the Internet's leading complaint resolution platform, is urging the public to make a...

2013-12-11 23:04:44

Recent Studies Suggest Most Consumers are Not Protected from This Dangerous Malware Walnut Creek, CA (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 The Identity Theft Council is warning consumers and businesses to be aware of the menace of keyloggers, over the Christmas holidays and beyond. In the aftermath of the recent discovery of more than two million stolen passwords on a hacker server, the prime suspect in the incident was initially a keylogger. A keylogger is a piece of malware designed to capture...


Word of the Day
jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
Related