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Yahoo Hacked And How To Protect Your Passwords

Yahoo Hacked And How To Protect Your Passwords
Yahoo yesterday announced that Yahoo mail has been hacked and that at this time it has confirmed a number of users e-...
Read more Jan 31 2014, 5:30am CST
 

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It's Time To Change Your Passwords And Here's How

The first of the year is a good time for many things, one of which is changing passwords. Most people hate the idea of...
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How to make two-factor authentication less of a pain

Source: Mac World

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You probably know by now that you should never use the same password in more than one place, and that each of your passwords should be strong enough to resist an automated attack. Perhaps you use iCloud Keychain, or a third-party password manager such as 1Password or LastPass to generate random passwords, store them, and fill them in automatically. But all that may not be enough if a site suffers a security breach that reveals its users passwords to an attacker—sadly, a frequent occurrence ...
Full article at: Mac World Jul 1 2014, 6:00am CDT
 

The Bible is Used in Password Cracking

The Bible Figures in Password Cracking
While ordinary methods of cracking passwords do work most of the time, sometimes it takes a little something extra to get the job done. A researcher recently discovered to his surprise that many phrases used in passwords were picked from everyday sources that people used in their daily lives. This included holy books such as the Bible.
Read more Oct 9 2013, 5:35am CDT
 

Facelock: New password alternative which plays to the strengths of human memory

Source: Science Daily

Forgotten passwords are a serious problem for both IT managers and users. The root of the problem is a trade-off between memorability and security: simple passwords are easy to remember but easy to crack; complex passwords are hard to crack but hard to remember. A newly proposed alternative based on the psychology of face recognition was announced today. Dubbed 'Facelock', it could put an end to forgotten passwords, and protect users from prying ey ...
Full article at: Science Daily Jun 24 2014, 8:33am CDT
 

Facelock: A new password alternative which plays to the strengths of human memory

Source: PhysOrg.com

Forgotten passwords are a serious problem for both IT managers and users. The root of the problem is a trade-off between memorability and security: simple passwords are easy to remember but easy to crack; complex passwords are hard to crack but hard to remember. A newly proposed alternative based on the psychology of face recognition was announced today. Dubbed 'Facelock', i ...
Full article at: PhysOrg.com Jun 24 2014, 6:43am CDT
 

Dads and Grads Gift Guide 2012: The Password Vault

Dads and Grads Gift Guide 2012: The Password Vault
This is a unique gift idea that is a great safeguard as well.
Read more Apr 26 2012, 6:43am CDT
 

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Dave Grohl Promotes New HBO Documentary At TCA Press Tour
Dave Grohl Promotes New HBO Documentary At TCA Press Tour
At the summer press tour of the Television Critics Association (TCA) held in Beverly Hills, Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl sat down to talk about his upcoming HBO documentary which debuts on October. Speaking to a group of journalists and...
 
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Nokia Lumia 930 now available in the US for $699.99
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Password Manager Portable 2.2.1.0 (GPL)

Source: Softpedia

A simple-to-handle and portable program that helps you organize your passwords into different categories, set up a master password, as well as generat ...
Full article at: Softpedia Jun 19 2014, 8:03am CDT
 

Password Keychain 1.0.1.37 (Freeware)

Source: Softpedia

A straightforward program that helps you save all your passwords in one place, encrypt them with the aid of a master password, generate random passwords, and back up data (read more) ...
Full article at: Softpedia Jun 5 2014, 7:37am CDT
 

Office Password Recovery Tool

Office Password Recovery Tool
A Moscow based company called ElcomSoft Co. has announced a new software application called Advanced Office Password...
Read more Oct 15 2007, 12:29pm CDT