Tagged: passwords

Basic Tips For Good Cybersecurity Habits

There are many healthy habits that we were taught and forced to adopt as a child. These habits have become a part of us and have in some ways defined us as adults. Metaphorically,...

How Passwords Get Hacked

Fernando Corbato pioneered the first computer password in 1960, being used as a personal point of entry on MIT’s Compatible Time-Sharing System (CTSS). Just 2 years later, the CTSS was hacked and has been...

How Machine Learning Prevents Identity Theft

With the Big Data gathering precious information, and us leaving our digital footprints all over the internet, it appears that hackers have their hands full. Only in 2018, there were over 3 million identity...

How to Regain Access to a Locked Linksys Account

Linksys is currently forcing password resets for anyone with an account on its “Smart Wi-Fi” service. This behavior might seem random, or even alarming, but it’s part of an effort on Linksys’ part to...