Password Security

Stolen, Sold, and Exploited:This Could Be the Story of Your Passwords screenshot

Stolen, Sold, and Exploited:This Could Be the Story of Your Passwords

What do cybercrooks do with your password once they get their filthy hands on it? It's a question you might not have asked yourself, but for many Instagram users that are currently locked out of their accounts, this...

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August 17, 2018
How Easy Is It for Someone to Steal Your Password and Hack Your Account? screenshot

How Easy Is It for Someone to Steal Your Password and Hack Your Account?

Identity theft is a huge problem nowadays as cybercriminals are endlessly looking for banking accounts, social media profiles, and various other accounts they could hack in. No doubt it is difficult to say how easy it...

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August 17, 2018
Two-Factor Authentication Is Not Invincible: Why Using a Password Manager Is Your Best Choice screenshot

Two-Factor Authentication Is Not Invincible: Why Using a Password Manager Is Your Best Choice

Security professionals are very pedantic when it comes to what should and what shouldn't be said about a product's cyber defenses. If a marketing department is unwise enough to claim that a certain system has...

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August 14, 2018
The World's Most Common Passwords Revealed: Is Yours Is One of Them? screenshot

The World's Most Common Passwords Revealed: Is Yours Is One of Them?

You probably know how important it is not to open spam emails, click on random suspicious links found on the web, or download software from dubious websites, but why are you still using weak passwords? The level of...

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August 7, 2018
Over 30% of Consumers Never Change Their Passwords. Are You One of Them? screenshot

Over 30% of Consumers Never Change Their Passwords. Are You One of Them?

In an effort to make their point clearer, security experts have been trying to compare passwords to real-life objects for years. There have been many analogies, but perhaps the most interesting one draws parallels...

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August 3, 2018
How to Teach Kids Safe Password Habits When They Like Sharing? screenshot

How to Teach Kids Safe Password Habits When They Like Sharing?

As we all (should) know by now, the password is our main line of online defense. Without a strong password, anyone could hack our social media, our bank accounts, emails, etc and cause all sorts of damage. So it's...

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August 3, 2018
Why Including Personal Information in Passwords Is a Terrible Idea screenshot

Why Including Personal Information in Passwords Is a Terrible Idea

We're hoping that you've done the right thing and have adopted a tool that takes care of your passwords for you. You do probably remember the times when you were doing it on your own, though. It was a struggle, wasn't...

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August 1, 2018
Will Graphical Passwords Be More Secure Online Than the Text Password? screenshot

Will Graphical Passwords Be More Secure Online Than the Text Password?

Have you heard of graphical passwords? They're all the rage right now. It's no secret that most people suck at creating written passwords. According to SplashData, the most used password is, well, "password". That...

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August 1, 2018
Top-Clicked Phishing Report Shows How Easily Computer Users Are Scammed screenshot

Top-Clicked Phishing Report Shows How Easily Computer Users Are Scammed

Phishing shouldn't be such an effective attack in theory. When you take a closer look and consider a few things, you'll see that in a typical scenario, there are far too many easy-to-notice factors that give the...

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July 30, 2018
Is Cyclonis Password Manager a Password Encryption Tool? screenshot

Is Cyclonis Password Manager a Password Encryption Tool?

With the growing online security requirements, quite a few corporate and individual users turn to password encryption in order to protect their sensitive information. Normally, passwords that are stored within a...

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July 24, 2018
The Differences Between Two-Factor Authentication and Multi-Factor Authentication screenshot

The Differences Between Two-Factor Authentication and Multi-Factor Authentication

No doubt those who have seen Perfect Strangers by Paolo Genovese realize how sensitive the information accessible through our mobiles, computers, social media accounts, etc. is, however, unlike in the film, there are...

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July 18, 2018
Use Cyclonis Password Manager to Generate a Strong but Easy to Remember Password for Your Myetherwallet screenshot

Use Cyclonis Password Manager to Generate a Strong but Easy to Remember Password for Your Myetherwallet

The importance of a password generator for a regular user is growing every single day. Every one of us has multiple accounts in various services, and all of those accounts need to be protected. If those accounts...

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July 17, 2018
Why Should You Create a Google Backup Code When Using Two-Factor Authentication? screenshot

Why Should You Create a Google Backup Code When Using Two-Factor Authentication?

You may have heard of two-factor authentication (2FA). It's a fantastic secondary layer of security that prevents unwanted guests who know your password from accessing your accounts from an unverified device by giving...

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July 17, 2018
Pay Attention to Smishing, the Latest Cyber Threat to Your Phone screenshot

Pay Attention to Smishing, the Latest Cyber Threat to Your Phone

Remember when sending and receiving ringtones and pixelated drawings on your Nokia 3310 was all the rage. We understand that some of you were probably too young at the time, but you must have at least seen pictures of...

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July 16, 2018
How Identity Thieves Use Weak Passwords to Exploit Personal Information screenshot

How Identity Thieves Use Weak Passwords to Exploit Personal Information

The internet is filled with people who have bad intentions. Sometimes they only want to cause a bit of mischief, like hacking your facebook and texting the girls in your friend list for naughty pics. Other times they...

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July 16, 2018
Password Security Report: 83% of Users Surveyed Use the Same Password for Multiple Sites screenshot

Password Security Report: 83% of Users Surveyed Use the Same Password for Multiple Sites

It's estimated that people will have to manage as many as 300 billion passwords by the year 2020. That's 40 passwords for every man, woman, and child on the planet. As you can imagine, that's also a lot of targets for...

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July 13, 2018
What is Cloud Encryption? screenshot

What is Cloud Encryption?

What is cloud storage and encryption? In essence, cloud storage provides encryption features to encrypt your private information before it is transmitted to the cloud itself. The usual cloud encryption services can be...

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July 9, 2018
Where Do I Find My Lost Google Authenticator key? screenshot

Where Do I Find My Lost Google Authenticator key?

What is Google Authenticator? The Google Authenticator is an app that utilizes two-factor authentication (2FA) services with the help of two algorithms. The first one is the Time-based One-time Password...

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July 5, 2018