Tag: password

Password Checkup updated, made more secure after the experiment

The Password Checkup extension for Chrome was introduced earlier this year. It was released to help secure most online accounts from hackers. What happens...

Google verification takes advantage of FIDO2 standards

Not many may realize this but Google has earlier joined FIDO in its fight to strengthen and replace passwords. It's been several years but...

UK cyber survey shows 123456 still most commonly used password

Apparently, people never learn their lesson when it comes to what to never use as your password. Well, at least the people in the...

“ji32k7au4a83” is apparently a common password as seen on HIBP

If you’re the type of person who likes to look for random stuff on the Internet, one site that you may want to visit...
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FIDO2 and Google partner to lessen the need for passwords

Knowing the subject may not matter to a lot of people but Android's being certified by FIDO will affect many mobile consumers. It's because...

2018’s top 2 worst passwords are still the same for the 5th consecutive year

One of the year-end lists that we look forward to is SplashData’s annual list of the world’s worst passwords. And it seems like people...

Twitter wants you to change your password ASAP, here’s why

Still on Twitter? If you are, you may want to change your password because there may be a security breach. Actually, Twitter is already...

Android Oreo devices can now save your password manager of choice

Now that privacy and security are hot-button topics once again, (thanks Facebook) all the more people are turning to password managers to help keep...

Keeper Password Manager now integrated with Android’s Autofill API

Not a lot of apps are using Android 8.1’s Autofill API, mainly because developers have been overlooking this new feature. But there are a...

TunnelBear releases beta version of RememBear password manager

If you go to several websites regularly or use a lot of services that require you to have passwords, having a password manager is...

Dashlane vows to “kill” the password with their Project Mirror

A lot of security companies have been coming up with ways to make your password more secure or the bigger picture, keeping your accounts...

Web trackers will get your user data from browser login managers

A browser’s password manager – technically known as a login manager – is that feature that asks to remember your specific login data (username...