Consumer Password Security

Why consumer accounts need to consider their password security management just as much as enterprises

Consumers are as vulnerable as any enterprise to fraudulent activity – and preventing consumer security incidents can also benefit the enterprise   Much progress has been made in recent years by the security industry of the importance of protecting corporate accounts, and rightly so. Data breaches, which have become increasingly endemic over the course of..

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Level Up Go Stronger For Longer

Level Up Your Passwords!

It is well known that longer passwords are more secure than short ones, however, when it comes to IT security users will usually do the bare minimum. If a password policy only requires an 8 character password, most users will only use 8 characters and no more. This behaviour is partly down to laziness, but..

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Reflecrtion Prediction Blog

Reflection & Prediction

No-one could have predicted how 2020 was going to pan out when we welcomed the new year in all those months ago before lockdowns and remote working were part of our daily setup for this year.  Many industries have struggled throughout but the technology sector and in particular cybersecurity have never been so busy (well..

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Cit0day Data Breach

Analyzing the Cit0day 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..

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password compliance

Can you afford NOT to comply?

Whether it is POPIA, CMMC, BDDK, GDPR, or NYDFS that you are needing to comply with is dependent upon which country your organization is located in and what international business connections you have.  In today’s working environment, organizations are expected to comply, with both international and local regulatory bodies, and those that don’t, face the..

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