• FIDO Alliance Specifications Miss the ‘Keys to the IT Kingdom’: Privileged Accounts

    There’s been a lot of news about the recent FIDO (Fast Identity Online) Alliance announcement signaling the death of passwords and a boon for stemming the rash of massive data breaches. Will it really? While a great step forward, it …

  • Citadel Malware Targets Password Management Applications

    By Lavi Lazarovitz Faced with the prospect of remembering passwords for multiple websites and offline applications, people are increasingly using password managers so they don’t have to remember their credentials. While a significant convenience, they also represent a valuable target …

  • Passwords are not Treated as Critical to Cyber Security

    By John Worrall Over the past year, the password has taken center stage as a critical cyber security problem, illustrated by the Gmail hack, cracking iCloud security and countless others. In response, numerous opinions have been expressed over ways to …

  • Passwords14: The Dust Has Settled – What Did We Learn?

    By Shiri Licht Passwords14 is in the rearview mirror, yet the debate over how we handle passwords rages on. Should we accept weak passwords for trivial use? What action do we take in light of 1.2 billion passwords being stolen …