You may think you have a strong password, but that won’t matter if the database gets hacked. How do companies keep passwords safe?
The Big Password Mistake That Hackers Are Hoping You’ll Make
“Just how predictable are people in composing passwords? Even when they’re following an organization’s password guidelines regarding length and mix, it turns out, most compose passwords in very similar ways.”
How Hackers Broke Into John Podesta and Colin Powell’s Gmail Accounts
“On March 19 of this year, Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta received an alarming email that appeared to come from Google. The email, however, didn’t come from the internet giant. It was actually an attempt to hack into his personal account.”
How Your Passwords Are Stored on the Internet (and When Your Password Strength Doesn’t Matter)
“Between LinkedIn, Zappos, Dreamhost, and other prominent sites recently hacked, you’ve likely been thinking about your online security lately. But what does it actually mean when one of these sites get hacked, and how can you protect yourself?”
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