When can we get rid of passwords for good?

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 16 Oct 2019 20:17:19 +0000

Passwords are a burden and security risk, especially when used as a single authentication method. Can we get rid of passwords once and for all? We list alternative authentication methods and discuss their pros and cons.

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“Influencers” de YouTube obtienen tokens 2FA con phishing

Credit to Author: Naked Security| Date: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 10:22:04 +0000

Una ola de secuestros de cuentas de YouTubers atacó a usuarios de alto perfil, muchos de ellos en la comunidad de auto-tuning y reseñas de automóviles, a pesar de estar algunos de ellos protegidos por la autenticación de dos factores (2FA), informó ZDNet. . Catalin Cimpanu de ZDNet publicó enlaces a docenas de publicaciones de [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/54RUipL5BQw” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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5 simple steps to securing your remote employees

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 04 Sep 2019 14:06:26 +0000

Modern businesses require modern cybersecurity, and modern cybersecurity means more than just implementing the latest tech. It also means implementing good governance.

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Data and device security for domestic abuse survivors

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 16:33:22 +0000

Many domestic abuse survivors need help before stalkerware strikes. Here, we give basic advice on device security and protecting sensitive data.

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8 ways to improve security on smart home devices

Credit to Author: Kayla Matthews| Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 15:00:00 +0000

Smart home devices aren’t the most secure, but they do make life more convenient. How can those who’ve embraced smart home tech stay as secure as possible? Here are eight ways.

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The Risk of Weak Online Banking Passwords

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Mon, 05 Aug 2019 14:04:27 +0000

If you bank online and choose weak or re-used passwords, there’s a decent chance your account could be pilfered by cyberthieves — even if your bank offers multi-factor authentication as part of its login process. This story is about how crooks increasingly are abusing third-party financial aggregation services like Mint, Plaid, Yodlee, YNAB and others to surveil and drain consumer accounts online.

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