Passwords, Security

Breaking Sony revealed that the security of passwords is even worse than expected

Analysis of the re-use passwords when considering data infiltrated with burglary and Sony Gawker Discovers that the security of user passwords is even worse than we expected. Million users’ passwords and Sony 250,000 passwords stored in Gawker unencrypted and the leaked during a separate burglary. In each case, hacker has published details of passwords for torrent trackers. Analysis Accomplished researcher safety Troy…

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Passwords, Security

Alternative password proposed by scientists

Computer scientists want to develop a safe alternative to a password to register on sites and perform other functions. For most users, dozens of online accounts, and by virtue of human nature, many of them often use easy-to-remember passwords. Apply the same password at multiple sites is also a widespread problem. Most sites are sufficiently protected to store passwords as…

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