Here at Authlogics, we’re extremely privileged to have access to a cache of password-related data. The Password Breach Database is a treasure trove for security analysis, allowing us to use the 1 billion unique clear text passwords to develop trends and patterns found in data breaches that have exposed passwords, allowing us to make inferences..
You’re back in the stadium watching your favourite football team play, the crowds are going wild and your team is winning. Look again at the number of people present (when stadiums are back to full capacity) and imagine each one of those fans had the same password – football. Football fans around the world are..
The future of passwords is under the spotlight at present. The discussion to remove and replace them with alternative authentication methods is being addressed in many virtual boardrooms around the world with the need to migrate towards passwordless authentication. As password-related breaches become more common (SolarWinds and Cit0Day) and bigger (COMB), it is becoming more..
Authlogics detect shared and breached passwords offering priority protection BRACKNELL 18th FEBRUARY 2021 – The COMB (Compilation of Many Data Breaches) data breach consists of many previous data breaches that include large companies like LinkedIn, Hotmail, and Netflix culminating in over 3.2 billion compromised credentials (emails and passwords) being reported. The victims of this breach..
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, or aren’t into IT security, you will of heard about the Cit0day breach database dump. Various online news outlets rushed to get their scare tactic reports out, while others took some time to pause and analyze what was found in the breach before commenting. As ever, industry insiders..
Definition of Strong: “powerful and difficult to resist or defeat” Definition of Secure: “certain to remain safe and unthreatened” With October being the National CyberSecurity Awareness month, there are many IT Security recommendations on how to stay safe online, to protect what you connect, and to lock down your login. One of the key..
COVID-19 has changed the way we work in 2020 and for the foreseeable future. Working from home is now the new normal and many organizations took advantage of free trials and special offers to secure their workforce as a quick fix at the beginning of the global pandemic. Although, on reflection now, were those deals..
Are you aware of the implications that a ‘phishing attack’ can cause you as an individual as well as your business? Phishing attacks are one of the most common and prevalent attacks that both individuals and companies can suffer from with it leading to identity and password theft. Dating back to the 1990s, phishing attacks..
Authlogics are celebrating for the second year running being awarded “Best Password Compliance Specialist 2020” at the AI CyberSecurity Awards. Authlogics provides customers with unique solutions that help them transition from weak and vulnerable passwords to always compliant and unique ones. Our Password Security Management (PSM) and Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) suite provides a comprehensive suite..
With the world experiencing a pandemic, companies and organisations have been forced into a situation whereby staff are being expected, where they can, to work remotely. The acceleration of this motion has not given IT security management the opportunity to be best prepared for this. As we sit at home and log on to our..