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Finland's 3rd Largest Data Breach Exposes 130,000 Users' Plaintext Passwords

Finland's 3rd Largest Data Breach Exposes 130,000 Users' Plaintext Passwords
April 06, 2018Mohit Kumar
Over 130,000 Finnish citizens have had their credentials compromised in what appears to be third largest data breach ever faced by the co...

Cardiac Scan Authentication — Your Heart As Your Password

Cardiac Scan Authentication — Your Heart As Your Password
September 26, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Forget fingerprint authentication, retinal scanning or advanced facial recognition that has recently been implemented by Apple in its iPh...

9 Popular Password Manager Apps Found Leaking Your Secrets

9 Popular Password Manager Apps Found Leaking Your Secrets
February 28, 2017Wang Wei
Is anything safe? It's 2017, and the likely answer is NO. Making sure your passwords are secure is one of the first line of defense...

Password Manager Pro — Easiest Way to Keep Enterprises Secure

Password Manager Pro — Easiest Way to Keep Enterprises Secure
November 30, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Recent corporate breaches have taught us something important — the average enterprise user is spectacularly bad at choosing good password...

Facebook Buys Leaked Passwords From Black Market, But Do You Know Why?

Facebook Buys Leaked Passwords From Black Market, But Do You Know Why?
November 10, 2016Mohit Kumar
Facebook is reportedly buying stolen passwords that hackers are selling on the underground black market in an effort to keep its users&#...

Opera Browser Sync Service Hacked; Users' Data and Saved Passwords Compromised

Opera Browser Sync Service Hacked; Users' Data and Saved Passwords Compromised
August 27, 2016Mohit Kumar
Opera has reset passwords of all users for one of its services after hackers were able to gain access to one of its Cloud servers this week....

Hacker reveals How He Could have Hacked Multiple Facebook Accounts

Hacker reveals How He Could have Hacked Multiple Facebook Accounts
August 26, 2016Swati Khandelwal
How to Hack a Facebook Account? That's possibly the most frequently asked question on the Internet today. Though the solution is ha...

Epic Games Forum Hacked, Once Again — Over 800,000 Gamers' Data Stolen

Epic Games Forum Hacked, Once Again — Over 800,000 Gamers' Data Stolen
August 22, 2016Swati Khandelwal
If you are a fan of Unreal Tournament from Epic Games or ever have participated in discussions on the online forums run by Epic Games, yo...

LastPass Bug Lets Hackers Steal All Your Passwords

LastPass Bug Lets Hackers Steal All Your Passwords
July 27, 2016Swati Khandelwal
A critical zero-day flaw has been discovered in the popular cloud password manager LastPass that could allow any remote attacker to compr...

End of SMS-based 2-Factor Authentication; Yes, It's Insecure!

End of SMS-based 2-Factor Authentication; Yes, It's Insecure!
July 27, 2016Mohit Kumar
SMS-based Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) has been declared insecure and soon it might be a thing of the past. Two-Factor Authenticatio...

Github accounts Hacked in 'Password reuse attack'

Github accounts Hacked in 'Password reuse attack'
June 16, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Popular code repository site GitHub is warning that a number of users' accounts have been compromised by unknown hackers reusing emai...

Google Trust API plans to replace your Passwords with Trust Score

Google Trust API plans to replace your Passwords with Trust Score
May 24, 2016Swati Khandelwal
The importance of increasing online security around personal information has risen due to the increase in cyber attacks and data breaches...

In-Brief: Spotify Hack, Secret of Chrome OS, MIT Bug Bounty, Nanowire Batteries

In-Brief: Spotify Hack, Secret of Chrome OS, MIT Bug Bounty, Nanowire Batteries
April 26, 2016Mohit Kumar
1. Spotify Hacked! Change your Password ASAP If you are one of the millions of people around the world who love to listen to music on ...

Instagram Adds Two-Step Verification to Prevent Account from being Hacked

Instagram Adds Two-Step Verification to Prevent Account from being Hacked
February 17, 2016Rakesh Krishnan
Hijacking an online account is not a complicated procedure, not at least in 2016. Today, Instagram confirmed that the company is in ...

Oh Snap! Lenovo protects your Security with '12345678' as Hard-Coded Password in SHAREit

Oh Snap! Lenovo protects your Security with '12345678' as Hard-Coded Password in SHAREit
January 26, 2016Swati Khandelwal
What do you expect a tech giant to protect your backdoor security with? Holy Cow! It's " 12345678 " as a Hard-Coded Pa...

Password Security — Who's to Blame for Weak Passwords? Users, Really?

Password Security — Who's to Blame for Weak Passwords? Users, Really?
January 26, 2016Swati Khandelwal
The majority of Internet users are vulnerable to cyber threats because of their own weaknesses in setting up a strong password. But, are...
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