Despite the fact that in 2018 you would expect the password to be no more and all methods of authentication use some other method for authentication, we are still using passwords. The same method for authentication for 58 years! When Did The First Computer Passwords Get Created? According to a Google Query on when the [...]
You may not even realize that you are using a platform as a service every day in your personal life not just work. Social media has created a network of various virtual organizations that have been built and maintained on relationships based on trust and good faith. Social networks have also the added advantage of [...]
A word that appears once too often in the cyber world is 'Security Breach'. Hackers are always waiting for the best possible chance to inflict as much damage as they can to us by accessing our accounts. Secure websites, as they say are also bad at keeping the information safe.The art of making passwords is [...]
Assume your account will be compromised at some point, so make sure you think about what you are doing to minimize the damage if and when it is.
Did you think using a password was enough to protect all your personal and financial information? Think again. The primary reasons why Passwords are a bad bet in the world of data security are: Badly chosen combinations – Most people choose passwords which are combinations of phrases and numbers somehow related to their identities. This [...]
Google working on replacing Passwords with Hardware Identification based Passkeys Passwords have been in existence in the computing world right from the beginning. In the past we have seen USB drives used as passkeys for logging into Windows 7, primarily to reset forgotten passwords. However, entirely phasing out passwords from local as well as web [...]