In light of the recent Heartbleed bug, LifeLock announced survey results that reveal consumers’ behavior and attitudes surrounding the security flaw.
Bitly has released more details about the breach that made them reset user account credentials and disconnect all users’ Facebook and Twitter accounts late last week: Early Thursday morning, the Bitly security team learned of the potential compromise of Bitly user credentials from the security team of another technology company.
URL shortening service Bitly has suffered a breach of yet undefined proportions, and it seems that Bitly account credentials have been compromised.
Today (May 7) is World Password Day - a day dedicated to promoting the use of strong passwords and the creation of good habits when it comes to choosing passwords.
David Sancho, senior threat researcher with Trend Micro, has recently written a short but good post in which he pointed out the reasons why despite their inherent insecurity, passwords are here to stay.