Strengthen Your Password Policy With GDPR Compliance – Tempemail

A solid password policy is the first line of defense for your corporate network. Protecting your systems from unauthorized users may sound easy on the surface, but it can actually be quite complicated. You have to balance password security with usability, while also following various regulatory requirements. Companies in the Continue Reading

Using Breached Password Detection Services to Prevent Cyberattack – Tempemail

Bolstering password policies in your organization is an important part of a robust cybersecurity strategy. Cybercriminals are using compromised accounts as one of their favorite tactics to infiltrate business-critical environments; as we’ve seen in recent news, these attacks can be dangerous and financially impactful. Unfortunately, account compromise is a very Continue Reading

Hackers Breached Colonial Pipeline Using Compromised VPN Password – Tempemail

The ransomware cartel that masterminded the Colonial Pipeline attack early last month crippled the pipeline operator’s network using a compromised virtual private network (VPN) account password, the latest investigation into the incident has revealed. The development, which was reported by Bloomberg on Friday, involved gaining an initial foothold into the Continue Reading

A Simple 1-Click Compromised Password Reset Feature Coming to Chrome Browser – Tempemail

Google on Tuesday announced a new feature to its password manager that could be used to change a stolen password automatically with a single tap. Automated password changes build on the tool’s ability to check the safety of saved passwords. Thus when Chrome finds a password that may have been Continue Reading

Why Password Hygiene Needs a Reboot – Tempemail

In today’s digital world, password security is more important than ever. While biometrics, one-time passwords (OTP), and other emerging forms of authentication are often touted as replacements to the traditional password, today, this concept is more marketing hype than anything else. But just because passwords aren’t going anywhere anytime soon Continue Reading

Passwordstate Password Manager Update Hijacked to Install Backdoor on Thousands of PCs – Tempemail

Click Studios, the Australian software company behind the Passwordstate password management application, has notified customers to reset their passwords following a software supply chain attack. The Adelaide-based firm said a bad actor used sophisticated techniques to compromise the software’s update mechanism and used it to drop malware on user computers. Continue Reading

Is There a Password Connection? – Tempemail

When dealing with user data, it’s essential that we design our password policies around compliance. These policies are defined both internally and externally. While companies uphold their own password standards, outside forces like HIPAA and NIST have a heavy influence. Impacts are defined by industry and one’s unique infrastructure. How Continue Reading

How to Vaccinate Against the Poor Password Policy Pandemic – Tempemail

Data breaches remain a constant threat, and no industry or organization is immune from the risks. From Fortune 500 companies to startups, password-related breaches continue to spread seemingly unchecked. As a result of the volume of data breaches and cybersecurity incidents, hackers now have access to a vast swathe of Continue Reading

Forcing Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR) Registration to Increase ROI – Tempemail

When your organization invests in a new product or service, it is essential that you take advantage of all the features it has to offer. This will help you to maximize your return on investment (ROI). If you have purchased or are thinking about purchasing a self-service password reset (SSPR) Continue Reading