Identity Management

Identity Management

1Password’s Travel Mode

The 1Password password manager has just introduced "travel mode," which allows you to delete your stored passwords when you're in other countries or crossing borders: Your vaults aren't just hidden; they're completely ...
Porn  Extortion Email tied to Password Breach

Porn Extortion Email tied to Password Breach

This weekend I received an email forwarded from a stranger. They had received a threatening email and had shared it with a former student of mine to ask advice. Fortunately, the correct ...
Identity Security Tool

Identity Security Tool

According to a recent report from Verizon, 81% of breaches are a result of stolen and/or weak passwords. That’s a staggering number and one that has only been increasing over the years ...
Cisco's Latest Patches Address Critical Flaws, Hardcoded Password

Cisco’s Latest Patches Address Critical Flaws, Hardcoded Password

Cisco Systems released a new batch of security patches that fix 29 vulnerabilities across its product portfolio, four of which pose a critical risk and eight are rated important. One of the ...
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How to secure your smart home | Avast

We live in a connected world. Globally, we’ve become a tighter community, while locally, we’ve become more global. The internet has delivered on convenience, allowing anyone with a connection to see, learn ...

Tips to Stay Safe in the IoT World

Once considered a “fad,” the Internet of Things (IoT) is now here to stay. It thrives in inter-connectivity though, making it a target of malicious programs and attacks. This is especially true ...

Researchers Can Earn Up to $100K via Microsoft Identity Bounty Program

Microsoft announced its Identity Bounty Program through which security researchers can earn up to $100,000 for an eligible submission. On 17 July, Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) unveiled the creation of a ...

Multi-Factor Authentication Made Simple for Legacy and Custom Apps

Looking for an easier way to add multi-factor authentication (MFA) to legacy and custom applications? Look to a next-generation firewall and MFA integration to enforce it at the network layer ...
Privileged Account Management

It’s Time to Rethink Privileged Account Management

Gartner recently listed privileged account management as the No. 1 security project that chief information security officers (CISOs) should explore in 2018. Privileged users and accounts are not new to businesses or ...
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