Oh, data breaches. With every passing day there is another story in the tech news, and often even mainstream news, bringing to light a breach that exposed the personal data of thousands, if not millions of users, as well as the vulnerability of the organisations that should have been keeping it safe. If daily sounds..
July 2019 marked the passing of respected computer pioneer, Fernando Corbato, aged 93, who had a long and illustrious career in technology leaving many great legacies to the field of technology, including 50 years of passwords. Inventor of the password Dr Corbato is perhaps most famous for inventing the password. But this invention was actually..
You used a 2fa setup guide while setting up your Office 365. You’ve got about 5 different passwords, all with different capitals, numbers and symbols in them. You’ve even seen software that requires multi-factor authentication. But, do you need to know what they mean? Or are we now entering the realm of x-factor authentication where..