Former RSA chief scientist Ari Juels is working on an innovative approach at encryption that could make cyber crooks' like a lot more difficult.
Consumers increasingly share their personal data, including payment information, with a growing number of e-retailers.
SplashData has announced its annual list of the 25 most common passwords found on the Internet, and for the first time since the company began compiling its annual list, "password" has lost its title as the most common and therefore Worst Password, and two-time runner-up "123456" took the dubious honor.
If you have followed last week's hullabaloo about the Starbucks iOS app found storing passwords and location coordinates in clear text, and you have been worried about your information being compromised, update the app and worry no more.
A security researcher has discovered that Starbuck's iOS mobile application stores users' usernames, email address and passwords in clear text, and has tried to share this discovery with the company for months.
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