passwords biometrics

RIP, Passwords: Hello, Biometrics

A few years back, authentication used to be very simple, i.e. users needed two strings (username and password). If someone knows both, then they can access the account—easy as that. This was ...
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Facebook privacy

Facebook’s Latest Privacy FAIL Costs Company $550M

Facebook has settled a class-action in Illinois for $550 million. It’s alleged that the social network’s face-recognition algorithms are illegal in the Prairie State ...
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Washington Privacy Act (WPA)

New Push for Washington’s Privacy Bill in 2020

Washington state may be leading the charge on privacy legislation in 2020. The state legislature introduced several privacy bills during the first week of its 2020 legislative session, including an updated version ...
Michael Green, CEO, Enzoic

Cybersecurity Trends to Watch in 2020

Cybersecurity and infosec are constantly evolving. Today, organizations are doing everything in their power to harden their defenses, protect their internal networks, and secure data from increasing internal and external threats. The ...
deepfake

Deepfakes Pose New Security Challenges

Expect to hear a lot about deepfakes in 2020. It’s not that manipulating images is anything new, but with technology advantages and the increasing use of biometrics as an authentication tool, deepfakes ...
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The State of Cybersecurity Training and Certifications with Kevin Johnson

Top 10 Podcast Episodes from 2019

Thank you for supporting and listening to the show this year! Initial data on our download numbers show that we’ve grown our audience by over 40% in 2019! Having said that, if ...
Face/Off: Security challenges in the age of facial recognition

Face/Off: Security challenges in the age of facial recognition

Facial recognition faces its share of security threats but with constant evolution in the technology, it’s rapidly fighting back against these flaws ...
fingerprint

Samsung Fingerprint Bug: Worse Than We Thought

Samsung phones with in-screen fingerprint readers will unlock using anybody’s finger. All you need do is add a screen protector ...
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A No-Compromise Approach to Your Cloud-Based Intranet Security

A No-Compromise Approach to Your Cloud-Based Intranet Security

It’s a well-established fact that companies prefer cloud solutions to on-premises ones when it comes to practically any software. It’s estimated that over 80% of all enterprise workloads will be in the ...
CCPA

Make Digital ID Verification Part of Your CCPA Strategy

As CCPA is poised to take effect, companies must ensure they don’t put personal information in the wrong hands The lines between the digital and physical world are continuing to blur and ...
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