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  • Apple-themed "Your account has been limited" phishing emails doing rounds

    26.03.2015

    Apple users are once again targeted with phishing emails, warns Bitdefender, and the latest variant of the scheme is impersonating Apple Support claiming that their account has been "limited." The text of the email will likely raise suspicion with a lot of users, but unfortunately there are always those that will miss the double greeting, the unconventional capitalization of words, the purposeful push to make users act immediately, without thinking ("This link will expire three hours after this email was sent").

  • Behavioral biometrics: The password you canít forget

    26.03.2015

    The boundaries of what defines a bank or payment provider are blurring, with innovators such as Apple and PayPal now competing in this space.

  • Twitch forces users to reset password in wake of breach

    24.03.2015

    Twitch, the popular Amazon-owned game streaming service, has apparently suffered a breach that might have resulted in the compromise of users' personal information and password.

  • Many admit that passwords are their only IT security measure

    19.03.2015

    New research from SecureAuth shows that despite much debate, the password isn't dead yet as two in five IT decision makers (ITDMs) admit that passwords are their only IT security measure.

  • Preventing fraud through enterprise password management

    13.03.2015

    A few simple steps can go a long way to making things much more difficult for individuals to commit fraud.




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How security pros deal with cybercrime extortion

1 in 3 security professionals recommend negotiating with cybercriminals for the return of stolen data or the restoration of encrypted files. 86% of security professionals believed their peers at other organizations have brokered deals with cybercriminals.


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