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The 25 Worst Passwords of 2019 Have Been Revealed

With the vast majority of us now having several online accounts (if not hundreds), it can sometimes be rather difficult to come up with solid (and more importantly, memorable) ...

December 21, 2019 at 11:27 am by Mike Sanders

Microsoft Admits Password Rules Don’t Work

Time To Change Your Password? It is perhaps one of the biggest frustrations when you attempt to log into one of your accounts to find that it requires you to enter a new ...

April 25, 2019 at 6:48 pm by Mike Sanders

Man Arrested For Selling Netflix & Spotify Passwords

Man Arrested For Selling Passwords! With various subscription-based services offering you access to music, films or TV, it is of course, critical to ensure that your password ...

March 13, 2019 at 11:14 am by Mike Sanders

Check Out This Map Which Reveals Airport Wi-Fi Passwords Across The Globe

Arriving at any airport can be a stressful process, especially if you have to wait around to board a connecting flight. Upon arrival, one of the first things to do is access ...

October 8, 2016 at 7:50 pm by John Williamson

What Happens When A Hacker Forum Is Hacked?

These days security is everything, and when you get hacked the last thing you want is for people to start selling your data. This is where Nulled.io came in, a hacker forum ...

May 14, 2016 at 12:20 pm by Gareth Andrews

UK Intelligence Service Wants You to Stop Changing Your Passwords

It is common advice: “change your passwords often!” The practice is designed to maintain the security of your online accounts, but UK intelligence service GCHQ has, ...

May 6, 2016 at 6:20 pm by Ashley Allen

Chinese Anti-Terrorism Law Forces Companies to Provide Encryption Keys

While the debate on the topic rages on in the West, China now has joined Kazakhstan in the club of nations that have compromised the encryption of their citizens’ data ...

December 28, 2015 at 9:45 am by Alexander Neil

Hackers Post 10GB Stolen Data as Ashley Madison Stays Online

It has been a while since hackers attacked the online cheating site Ashley Madison where the hackers claimed that they had downloaded pretty much all relevant information ...

August 19, 2015 at 12:30 pm by Bohs Hansen

FIDO United! More Backers Emerge for Removing Passwords

Everything you do online, and sometimes offline relies on you remember a string of characters, numbers and even symbols sometimes. These can be anything from your pet name, to ...

June 9, 2015 at 10:55 pm by Gareth Andrews

5 Million Gmail Passwords and Usernames Leaked

First Apple had their iCloud fiasco, and now the business giant Google has seen 5 million of its users have their usernames and passwords published online. The evidence of ...

September 11, 2014 at 9:35 am by Chris Smith

eBay Admits User Data Was Hacked Into – Two Months Ago

eBay, one of the most popular websites globally is urging users to change their passwords after it was discovered that their corporate network was attacked and a small number ...

May 21, 2014 at 9:28 pm by Chris Hadley

Recent Adobe Hack Reveals 1.9 Million People Used 123456 As Their Password

People use stupid passwords, it is a fact that we’ve known since passwords became important for accessing online services. At the end of last month Cybercriminals hacked ...

November 5, 2013 at 11:27 am by Ryan Martin

Microsoft Wants To Increase 16 Character Password Limit

Microsoft’s Outlook.com team took to Reddit to engage in an Ask Me Anything (AMA) session recently. One of the hotly debated topics was the reasoning behind the 16 ...

September 15, 2013 at 2:11 pm by Ryan Martin

Four Crytek Websites Hacked

According to Blues News four Crytek owned websites have been hacked and all users of the websites are recommended to change their passwords immediately as well as the ...

August 5, 2013 at 3:24 pm by Ryan Martin

Turkish Hackers Claim To Have Leaked 40,000 Sony Italy Account Details

According to “Maxney” on Twitter, a member of the Turkish Ajan hacking group, Sony Italy has been breached revealing the details and passwords of 40,000 customers. ...

July 14, 2013 at 10:54 am by Ryan Martin

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