Passwords


Facebook buying Passwords from Black Market to keep Accounts Safe

Facebook buying Passwords from Black Market to keep Accounts Safe

Ever got irritated when Facebook asked you to re-think a password for your account even if you typed in the one you have been...

Nov 10 2016, 7:05am CST

Over 32 Million Twitter Passwords may have been Hacked

Over 32 Million Twitter Passwords may have been Hacked

Soon after the news of Twitter co-founder Evan Williams's account hack surfaced on Thursday, another report said that hackers m...

Jun 10 2016, 3:13am CDT

Instagram third-party app

Instagram App, InstaAgent, Is Malicious and Steals Passwords; Deleted From Google Play Store

If you have downloaded the Instagram third-party app, InstaAgent also known as “Who viewed your profile – InstaAgent,” then you...

Nov 11 2015, 8:18pm CST

Mira Modi

11-Year-Old Makes $12 per Hour Developing Strong Passwords by Rolling Dice

A New York City sixth grader, Mira Modi, makes about $12 per hour generating strong passwords that can never be hacked or compr...

Oct 26 2015, 9:06pm CDT

iPhone Jailbreakers Badly Need to Change their Apple Passwords

iPhone Jailbreakers Badly Need to Change their Apple Passwords

Living outside the Apple set boundaries can be dangerous. An iOS malware stole over 225,000 Apple accounts on jailbroken iPhone...

Sep 1 2015, 5:45am CDT

Emoji Passwords are the Future?

Emoji Passwords are the Future?

A UK firm developed an emoji only passcode system. Will emoji passwords be the future? Intelligent Environments thinks so as em...

Jun 16 2015, 7:38am CDT

New Google Glass Surveillance Trick Steals iPad Passwords

New Google Glass Surveillance Trick Steals iPad Passwords

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Lowell have discovered a way to steal iPad passwords with help of camera-equipp...

Jun 25 2014, 5:40am CDT

eBay Cyberattack: Change Your Passwords

eBay Cyberattack: Change Your Passwords

NEW YORK (AP) — E-commerce site eBay is asking users to change their password after a cyberattack compromised a database contai...

May 21 2014, 2:01pm CDT

Windows Phone 8.1 update

Windows Phone 8.1 allows Internet Explorer to remember passwords

along with camera burst mode, the Windows Phone 8.1 gives more features to the Internet Explorer 11...

Feb 14 2014, 1:28pm CST

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-mail accou...

Jan 31 2014, 5:30am CST

Feds Take Down Hackers-For-Hire Who Provided Passwords To Suspicious Spouses

Feds Take Down Hackers-For-Hire Who Provided Passwords To Suspicious Spouses

If scouring Facebook for clues of infidelity isn’t sufficient, what else is a jealous lover to do but hack into his or her sign...

Jan 31 2014, 1:58am CST

Yahoo Breach: email account passwords stolen

Yahoo Breach: email account passwords stolen

Yahoo says usernames and passwords stolen, information used to gather names, addresses NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo said Thursday that...

Jan 30 2014, 11:50pm CST

I4U news

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 changing...

Jan 5 2014, 10:01pm CST

Companies Showcase Biometric Alternatives To User Passwords

Companies Showcase Biometric Alternatives To User Passwords

Last month I wrote about Google's efforts to provide a secure, easy to use, alternative to user-generated passwords. I noted th...

Dec 20 2013, 4:51pm CST

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Apple claims that iCloud Keychain stores passwords locally

Apple is making a splash across news channels since its support document for the news application iCloud Keychain was released....

Nov 3 2013, 4:24pm CST

Passwords are Dead, Replaced by Fingerprint Scanners and More

Passwords are Dead, Replaced by Fingerprint Scanners and More

With hackers and other lowlife elements hiding among the wilderness that is the Internet, usernames and passwords have become o...

Sep 11 2013, 8:10am CDT

Feds Demand User Account Passwords from Web Firms

Feds Demand User Account Passwords from Web Firms

The Federal Government is at it once again. Latest news has it that the Feds are demanding user passwords from various web comp...

Jul 26 2013, 5:12am CDT

Ubisoft Database Hacked, Users Asked to Change Passwords

Ubisoft Database Hacked, Users Asked to Change Passwords

The creator of the video game Assassins Creed, that is Ubisoft, has had its database hacked by malicious elements. All account...

Jul 3 2013, 6:22am CDT

One-Time Passwords Make Facebook Login More Secure

Paranoid people may get some relief...

Oct 13 2010, 9:38am CDT

Hacking Passwords typed on Keyboards on Power Outlets and with Laser Beams

At the BlackHat security conference researchers from Italy showed how to sniff passwords typed on PS/2 keyboard on the power ou...

Jul 30 2009, 6:28am CDT

Callpod Keeper Protects Your Passwords on the iPhone

Callpod Keeper Protects Your Passwords on the iPhone

Callpod announced a new iPhone app today called Keeper that allows you to store sensitive passwords, account numbers, and other...

Feb 6 2009, 8:00am CST

ElecomSoft Uses NVIDIA Tesla to Recover Passwords

ElecomSoft Uses NVIDIA Tesla to Recover Passwords

ElecomSoft has announced that it is using NVIDIA's latest generation Tesla compact supercomputer that uses NVIDIA GPUs for fast...

Oct 17 2008, 12:30pm CDT