73% of breaches now involve stolen passwords
, more than half of which (60%) are able to be cracked by hackers through simple guesswork, a new nine-month penetration testing study by Rapid7 has found today.
'If you come to us to complain that your password
was hacked to clear a vehicle, you become our first suspect, you are the one we gave the password
and you must prove to us that you did not intentionally give it out' she warned.
re-use is the real enemy, especially across personal and work accounts.
These policies were meant to protect users in the event that their passwords
, or hashes, get stolen while still valid.
- Real-time password
synchronization support to sync passwords
across Active Directory, Office 365, G Suite, Salesforce, and other enterprise applications.
Liboro criticized the company over the issue, saying the storage of passwords
in plain text needlessly exposed people to risk.
To create longer, complex passwords
, use a phrase, a saying or sentence as your password
companies have some of the highest standards of security, and folks should be able to sleep pretty well at night knowing that these companies are taking concerns seriously," he said.
Checkup can be downloaded as an extension from the Chrome Web Store and it functions just like HaveIBeenPwned.
When you think of the online accounts you need a password
for (Facebook, Twitter, eBay, dating sites, online banking, shopping, or gaming sites etc.), write down for each the first word that you associate with that site.
'Plus, they help you generate a completely random password
for all of your different sites and apps.
iSunshare Office Password
Genius offers four password
recovery methods for users: Normal, Mask, Dictionary and Smart.