Passwords 2016

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans General Information The 11th International Conference on Passwords 5-7 December 2016 Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany The Passwords conference was launched as a response to the lack of robustness and usability of current personal authentication practices and solutions. Starting as a small workshop…

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Reddit resets 100,000 passwords in wake of LinkedIn hack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Reddit has reset 100,000 passwords after hackers stole people’s credentials from other sites to take over their accounts. The social network alerted its user base yesterday to the fact it had sent out the reset notices over the past fortnight, following…

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How Heartbleed Bug Exposes Your Passwords to Hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Are you safe from the critical bug Heartbleed?? OpenSSL- the encryption technology used by millions of websites to encrypt the communication and is also used to protect our sensitive data such as e-mails, passwords or banking information. But a tiny, but most…

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