Category: Security/Firewalls

Check Your Password Strength 0

Check Your Password Strength

A while back I wrote this article How Secure Is Your Password?. In this article, I take a look at how Windows stores passwords, why pass phrases are a better option than passwords when...

After Getting Hacked, eBay Urges 145 Million Members to Reset Password 1

After Getting Hacked, eBay Urges 145 Million Members to Reset Password

eBay has announced this week that their database has been hacked and the personal information of its 145 million members has been compromised. eBay is requesting that users change their passwords. According to eBay,...

Could Your Computer Be Infected by Blackshades? 0

Could Your Computer Be Infected by Blackshades?

I recently saw Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf’s interview on CNN. She was among the half million people around the world who fell victim to the Blackshades malware, also known as “Creepware.” This malware...