A new study shows that communication channels between different parts and pieces of computer software are prone to security breaches. Anyone with access to a shared computer – co-workers, family members, or guests – can ...
Leading internet brands including Amazon and Wikipedia are failing to support users with advice on how to securely protect their data, a study shows.
To overcome password fatigue, many smartphones include facial recognition, fingerprint scans and other biometric systems.
Yet another service is asking you to change your password.
Twitter on Thursday urged its more than 300 million users to change their passwords, saying they had been unintentionally "unmasked" inside the company by a software bug.
The number of online accounts compromised by hackers is now in the trillions—enough, perhaps, to make even technophobes think hard about the security of their passwords. Indeed, many are—especially older Americans, a ...
Computer users ― at home and at work ― often engage in behaviors that create security risks and privacy threats, despite having a variety of security options available.
A Swiss mobile phone operator says its data systems were breached late last year and the contact details of about 800,000 customers were compromised.
As technology becomes more important in our personal lives, so does securing it. Here are some fundamental steps you should always take to help protect yourself and your family.
Alaska Airlines says it is taking precautions including requiring employees to change their passwords after Virgin America's computer systems were hacked.