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ManageEngine's ADSelfService Plus now updates Windows cached credentials

Jul 15, 2015

ManageEngine's ADSelfService Plus now updates Windows cached credentials

The new version of ADSelfService Plus enables users to log on to their machines with their newly-reset passwords, even when they are disconnected from the corporate network. #Windows #ManageEngine #ADSelfService Plus #password recovery #cached credentials
Password recovery scam: How hackers are stealing Gmail, Yahoo Mail accounts

Jun 17, 2015

Password recovery scam: How hackers are stealing Gmail, Yahoo Mail accounts

"This social engineering attack is very convincing and weve already confirmed that people are falling for it," the security firm said. #Gmail #hackers #Hotmail #Symantec #cyber security #password recovery scam #Yahoomail
Being Mobile: 7 security resolutions individuals should make in 2015

Jan 30, 2015

Being Mobile: 7 security resolutions individuals should make in 2015

Don't leave your smartphone or tablet unattended in public: It only takes a few seconds for someone to use an open device to collect login information and copy passwords. #Bluetooth #Password #mobile Symantec #Norton by Symantec #Security
End of alphanumeric passwords? Biometric authentication app downloads to reach 770 million by 2019

Jan 20, 2015

End of alphanumeric passwords? Biometric authentication app downloads to reach 770 million by 2019

The study argued that fingerprint authentication would account for the overwhelming majority of such apps in the medium term, driven by increasing deployment of fingerprint scanners within mid-range smartphones. #Apple #passwords #Touch ID #Fingerprint scanner #Juniper Research #Biometric authentication #Biometric authentication apps
Intel acquires Canadian IT security startup PasswordBox

Dec 02, 2014

Intel acquires Canadian IT security startup PasswordBox

Intel's acquisition of PasswordBox is effective immediately and all 48 employees of the start-up are now a part of the Intel Security Group. #Intel #McAfee #IT Security #PasswordBox
NetIQ releases CloudAccess 2.1 with self-service password reset feature

Oct 29, 2014

NetIQ releases CloudAccess 2.1 with self-service password reset feature

NetIQ CloudAccess 2.1 delivers full account management for SaaS platforms, such as Office 365, Google Apps and Salesforce. #SaaS #NetIQ #self-service password reset #CloudAccess 2.1
Dropbox hacked? Nearly 7 million passwords leaked online

Oct 14, 2014

Dropbox hacked? Nearly 7 million passwords leaked online

Dropbox, however, said it has not been hacked. "These usernames and passwords were unfortunately stolen from other services and used in attempts to log in to Dropbox accounts." #hackers #Password #Dropbox #online #leak
Protect yourself online: Seven ways to make sure your passwords are strong

Aug 06, 2014

Protect yourself online: Seven ways to make sure your passwords are strong

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. #Russia #online security #Russian crime ring #password combinations
Yahoo email account passwords stolen

Jan 31, 2014

Yahoo email account passwords stolen

Yahoo said Thursday that usernames and passwords of its email customers have been stolen and used to access accounts, but the company isn't saying how many accounts have been affected. #Yahoo! #Technology #Internet security #passwords #email accounts
Forget passwords, new system uses daily activities to log you into your accounts

Jan 07, 2014

Forget passwords, new system uses daily activities to log you into your accounts

It uses software running in the background on a computer or smartphone to log your activities. The system can, for instance, note how long you spent playing a video game, which one it was and the time you stopped. #social media #facebook #Twitter #TechBuzz #Password #Foursquare #New Scientist #narrative authentication