Congressional Report: Equifax Data Breach Was "Entirely Preventable"A 14-month congressional investigation slammed credit rating agency Equifax for lacking preventative measures.
It's Time To Redouble Your Cybersecurity StepsThe WannaCry ransomware was a harsh reminder of how difficult it can be to keep your data and devices safe. But you can take steps to safeguard yourself.
Yahoo Suffers World's Biggest Hack Affecting 1 Billion UsersYahoo has discovered a security breach that enabled a hacker to compromise more than 1 billion user accounts, breaking the company's own humiliating record for the biggest security breach in history.
Fingers Make Handy Digital Keys, But Not Safe OnesIt sounds like a great idea -- forget passwords, and instead lock your phone or computer with your fingerprint. It's a convenient form of security, though it's also perhaps not as safe as you'd think.
Yahoo! Email App Aims To Kill PasswordsYahoo! is trying to phase out passwords with an update to its mobile app for its email service.
Can't Remember Your Password? Here Are 2 New Ways To Log InTired of trying to remember a different password for each of your online accounts? Or worried about re-using the same password too many times? You're not alone.
List Of Top 10 Worst Passwords ReleasedPeople who use ‘12345’ as their password to any online accounts may as well hand their information over to strangers.
2 Airlines Targets Of Hacking, Attempt To Steal Customers' MilesThieves with stolen usernames and passwords have broken into customer accounts at American and United airlines and in some cases booked free trips or upgrades.
Russian Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion PasswordsRussian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published on Tuesday.
7 Steps To Stronger PasswordsIf you believe that your passwords might have been compromised, change them immediately. One of the best things you can do is to make sure that your passwords are strong.
eBay Asks Users To Change Passwords After BreachE-commerce site eBay is asking users to change their password after a cyberattack compromised a database containing encrypted passwords.
Heartbleed Bug: Which Passwords Should I Change?Many experts are suggesting that users change every online password in response to the "Heartbleed" bug, but is that really necessary?