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  • How to keep your Facebook account secure

    07.04.2015

    When last November Facebook asked users to comment the proposed changes to the social network's terms of use, data policy, and cookies policy, it also introduced Privacy Basics, a page offering easy-to-understand interactive guides that explain some of the most commonly asked questions about Facebook use.

  • 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 can’t 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.




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