Hackers are getting more sophisticated and humans are usually the weakest part of any security system so Marc Boroditsky asks why do companies still rely on their customers' password selection to protect their information?
With data breaches increasing in frequency and severity, Jackson Shaw says businesses should prioritise two-factor authentication and privileged account management to avoid catastrophic brand damage.
Facebook makes accounts 'unphishable' with adoption of the FIDO universal two-factor authentication, a physical key that fits into the USB port of your computer.
Researchers spotted a variant of malware campaign dubbed "CloudFanta" which may have been used to steal 26,000 email credentials
Google has introduced a new process that simplifies two-factor authentication for users to secure access to accounts and web-based services.
With the news of over 100 million user login credentials being stolen from online professional networking website LinkedIn, the industry offers it's viewpoints on passwords, the GDPR and LinkedIn's choice of encryption.
Despite new adoptions by RBS and Natwest, even three factor authentication may not be enough to adequately defend online banking against attackers according to experts
Bank systems using SMS and 'voice' two-factor authentication systems can be hacked by the new Android.Bankosy malware.
Steve Watts considers options for two-factor identificaiton and suggests Near Field Communication (NFC)-based mobile authentication as a possible solution.
Designing user authentication systems for applications is often seen as a trade-off between security and the user experience, but Ant Allan at Gartner says it needn't always be thus.