By reusing passwords across multiple services, users make it easier for cybercriminals to breach all their accounts, not to mention company databases.
Online services are understandably reluctant to add steps to the login process, but a little two-factor authentication can significantly boost security.
A 6-year-old child ordered $250 worth of merchandise by using her sleeping mother's fingerprint to satisfy her phone's authentication requirements.
Credential-stuffing schemes rely on the widespread, irresponsible practice of using the same login credentials to access multiples accounts.
Cybercriminals leveraged poor password hygiene among users and administrators to compromise nearly 30,000 databases on MongoDB servers.
According to a recent survey, 93 percent of organizations use multifactor authentication to protect user accounts and corporate networks from cybercrooks.
The Ameriprise leak exposed sensitive financial data and highlighted the importance of password protection, especially when backing up confidential data.
If you're an IT professional, you'll likely be tapped to fix the family computer this holiday season. Leave your loved ones with these online safety tips.
The WindTalker exploit enables fraudsters to deduce smartphone passwords and PINs over public Wi-Fi by analyzing changes in CSI.
Data breaches can be devastating to an organization. Defense against data breaches starts and ends with account protection and incident response.