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Adobe’s colossal password leak becomes a playable crossword puzzle

Adobe's been embarrassed over the past few weeks after it was revealed that some 150 million customer records were leaked online — and that Adobe had been using some questionable methods to protect that information in the first place. Ben Falconer … Continue reading

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Adobe’s colossal password leak becomes a playable crossword puzzle

Adobe's been embarrassed over the past few weeks after it was revealed that some 150 million customer records were leaked online — and that Adobe had been using some questionable methods to protect that information in the first place. Ben Falconer … Continue reading

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New Android apps worth downloading: PassWallet – Password Manager, Sidewalk Buddy, Angry Birds Star Wars update

Protect your online accounts a little better with the help of today’s first fresh app, PassWallet. The app lets you store all your password and makes the app hidden from prying eyes, as well as encrypts it against savvier predators. … Continue reading

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Apple shuts down password system

The vulnerability opens the door for anyone to reset a user’s password on Apple’s iForgot page using just an email address and date of birth Financial Times – Asia homepage

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From Parchment to Data Lockers: History of the Password [INFOGRAPHIC]

Trying to protect sensitive personal information from prying eyes is not something particular to the digital age — it’s just human nature. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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Congress introduces new bill to stop employers from demanding your Facebook password

Earlier this month, the state of Maryland passed a first-in-the-nation bill preventing your employer from demanding your Facebook password. Now, it seems federal lawmakers are ready to follow their act: Representatives Eliot Engel (D-NY) and Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) introduced a bill to … Continue reading

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What’s the worst password of 2011? “password” (Digital Trends)

Digital Trends – This last year has brought an increased emphasis on online security—what with the PlayStation Network breach, seemingly endless stories of services, companies, and governments losing personal data or seeing their systems compromised (Valve, Sony, and RSA all … Continue reading

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