Admin password spells trouble in recent WordPress attacks
Hotmail in hot water over password flaw, rushes fix
Apple patent sends password secrets to adapters
New type of cryptography that can better resist "dictionary attacks"
Cryptographers in China have have developed a new type of cryptography that can better resist so-called offline "dictionary attacks", denial of service (DoS) hacks, and cracks involving eavesdroppers. Their approach, reported ...
Seven ways to create better, stronger passwords (Update)
This week's news that a Russian crime ring has amassed some 1.2 billion username and password combinations makes now a good time to review ways to protect yourself online. ...
Team Prosecco dismantles security tokens
SplashData's annual list shows people still using easy-to-guess passwords
Microsoft suggests new approach for users to manage web passwords
Sony PlayStation Network hacked again by resetting user passwords
Google wants Password123 in Museum of Bad Headaches
Password retrieval in lost or stolen iPhones/iPads takes six minutes (w/ Video)
Facelock: A new password alternative which plays to the strengths of human memory
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; ...
Are squiggly lines the future of password security?
As more people use smart phones or tablets to pay bills, make purchases, store personal information and even control access to their houses, the need for robust password security has become more critical ...