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For Sale - LinkedIn Users' Login Credentials

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: May 19, 2016 5:22:53 PM
Topics: IT Security, Passwords

LinkedIn have released a statement admitting that in 2012 "it was the victim of an unauthorized access and disclosure of some members' passwords. At the time their response included a mandatory password reset for all accounts they believed were compromised as a result of the unauthorized disclosure. Additionally, they advised all members of LinkedIn to change their passwords as a matter of best practice”.

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Talk to Topsec at IP EXPO Manchester 2016 – Plus Get A FREE 1-to-1 Email Security Consultations

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: May 10, 2016 4:48:59 PM
Topics: IT Security, Passwords


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World Password Day 2016 - Tips For Creating Better Passwords

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: May 5, 2016 5:32:28 PM
Topics: IT Security, Passwords

Today is the 4th annual World Password Day which occurs on the first Thursday in May and it presents a good opportunity to raise awareness of passwords among your organisation's staff. Passwords are a critical security feature which help protect your organisation's information and having a good password will help protect that information from criminals who want to access it.

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