Here are some of the best practices for IT admins and security teams to make sure end-user passwords are not compromised
Top of the list was 123456, appearing in more than 23 million passwords.
According to the survey less than 48 percent of people password-protect their mobile devices.
Password management is a painful chore, but as with all chores, a necessary one. In the digital age, data is everything and it must be protected.
Even though the number of internet users in India is expected to reach 420 million by June, there is still a lack of awareness about passwords among the masses.
The concerned users have reported this incident after fearing that they have lost access to their Google accounts.
Intel Security reveals findings of a study on the impact of technology on human relationships in India
Valentine's Day is just under a week away, and according to an Intel study, you are more likely to spend time with your smartphone than your partner.
Users can recover their lost GitHub accounts through Facebook verification, instead of using an e-mail address or phone numbers.
A patient's own heartbeat may be soon used as the password to access electronic health records, say scientists who developed a low-cost technique to protect personal data.
The numeric combination of '123456' was the most common password of 2016, followed by '123456789' and 'qwerty'.
In what is a landmark ruling that will set quite the precedent, a Florida Court of Appeals ruled that a defendant can be legally compelled to reveal the passcode to his phone.
Yahoo announced one of the biggest ever security breaches with 1 billion user accounts compromised.
Hacking group Legion claims tht it has hacked into emails of 74,000 chartered accountants across India, private institutions and banks
It 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.
According to Facebook's Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos, the company buys passwords that hackers are selling in the black market and cross-references them with encrypted passwords used on their platform.
KeePass, a popular free and open source password safe app developer, Dominik Reichl straight off refused to patch the security exploit in the KeePass app after the issue was brought to his attention back in February.
SplashData has compiled its annual list of worst passwords for the year 2015.
A decision to reset the password on an iCloud account associated with one of the San Bernardino attackers did not effectively thwart the investigation into the shooting, FBI officials said in a court filing Thursday as part of the Justice Department's ongoing encryption dispute with Apple Inc.
MasterCard has launched a new mobile app that will allow customers to replace their passwords that authenticate their online purchases with selfies or fingerprints.