Slashdot Items Tagged "passwords"

Date / Time Story
Sunday January 24, 2016 @12:23AM Sys-Admin Dispenses Passwords With a Banana
Tuesday January 19, 2016 @09:26AM Serious Linux Kernel Vulnerability Patched
Tuesday December 15, 2015 @09:39AM European Space Agency Records Leaked For Amusement, Attackers Say
Saturday November 21, 2015 @12:28AM 600,000 Arris Cable Modems Have 'Backdoors In Backdoors,' Researcher Claims
Saturday October 17, 2015 @12:43PM Yahoo Mail Moves From Passwords To Push Notification Sign-Ins
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @09:41AM LogMeIn To Acquire LastPass For $125 Million
Thursday September 10, 2015 @04:02PM New UK Security Guidelines: Password Re-Use OK, Frequent Changing a Waste
Saturday May 02, 2015 @03:47PM Researcher Bypasses Google Password Alert For Second Time
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:40AM POS Vendor Uses Same Short, Numeric Password Non-Stop Since 1990
Thursday March 26, 2015 @04:32PM Generate Memorizable Passphrases That Even the NSA Can't Guess
Thursday March 26, 2015 @11:40AM Many Password Strength Meters Are Downright Weak, Researchers Say
Thursday December 04, 2014 @06:13PM Ask Slashdot: Convincing My Company To Stop Using Passwords?
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @02:21PM Ask Slashdot: Single Sign-On To Link Google Apps and Active Directory?
Tuesday October 14, 2014 @09:46AM Dropbox Wasn't Hacked, Says Leaked Credentials Are From Unrelated Services
Thursday September 25, 2014 @10:16AM Ask Slashdot: How To Keep Students' Passwords Secure?
Thursday August 07, 2014 @08:37AM Mozilla Dumps Info of 76,000 Developers To Public Web Server
Sunday May 04, 2014 @11:33PM Applying Pavlovian Psychology to Password Management
Saturday April 19, 2014 @09:29PM Preventative Treatment For Heartbleed On
Thursday April 03, 2014 @11:00AM NYU Group Says Its Scheme Makes Cracking Individual Passwords Impossible
Thursday March 27, 2014 @03:36PM eBay Japan Passwords Revealed As Username+123456
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @03:16PM Top E-commerce Sites Fail To Protect Users From Stupid Passwords
Tuesday January 21, 2014 @09:53AM Short Notice: LogMeIn To Discontinue Free Access
Tuesday December 31, 2013 @11:57AM Linux Distributions Storing Wi-Fi Passwords In Plain Text
Thursday September 05, 2013 @05:44PM Windows 8's Picture Passwords Weaker Than Users Might Hope
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @08:11AM 353,436 Exposed ZTE Devices Found In Net Census
Friday July 26, 2013 @06:34PM Feds Allegedly Demanding User Passwords From Services
Thursday July 18, 2013 @01:26PM Google Storing WLAN Passwords In the Clear
Friday May 17, 2013 @08:34PM Password Strength Testers Work For Important Accounts
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @09:33AM Everything You Know About Password-Stealing Is Wrong
Tuesday January 22, 2013 @10:00AM Bad Grammar Make Bestest Password, Research Say
Tuesday January 22, 2013 @09:38AM Kim Dotcom's Mega Fileshare Service Riddled With Security Holes
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @09:56AM Data Breach Reveals 100k Members' Plaintext Passwords
Sunday September 09, 2012 @08:30AM WhatsApp Is Using IMEI Numbers As Passwords
Tuesday June 12, 2012 @08:10AM Lessons Learned From Cracking 2M LinkedIn Passwords
Thursday June 07, 2012 @11:30AM MD5crypt Password Scrambler Is No Longer Considered Safe
Saturday June 02, 2012 @01:21PM Geezers Pick Stronger Passwords Than Young'uns
Friday May 18, 2012 @07:13PM Your Passwords Don't Suck — It's Your Policies
Saturday May 12, 2012 @07:54AM Ask Slashdot: Open Source Multi-User Password Management?
Sunday April 08, 2012 @12:18PM Scientists Release Working Prototype Of CAPTCHA-Based Password Assistant
Friday March 16, 2012 @06:39PM Throwing Light On Elcomsoft's Analysis of Smartphone Password Managers
Friday December 30, 2011 @07:26PM Ask Slashdot: Changing Passwords For the New Year?
Tuesday November 01, 2011 @12:29PM Ask Slashdot: How To Securely Share Passwords?
Monday July 18, 2011 @07:27PM The Science of Password Selection
Monday June 06, 2011 @09:22AM A Brief Sony Password Analysis
Sunday June 05, 2011 @04:28PM Cheap GPUs Rendering Strong Passwords Useless
Thursday May 05, 2011 @03:16PM LastPass Password Service Hacked
Wednesday February 09, 2011 @09:17AM Are You Sure SHA-1+Salt Is Enough For Passwords?
Friday January 28, 2011 @07:33PM Amazon Flaw Lets Password Variants Through
Sunday January 16, 2011 @10:41AM Smartphone As Your Most Dangerous Possession
Wednesday December 22, 2010 @02:02PM Passwords Are the Weakest Link In Online Security
Wednesday December 15, 2010 @01:43AM The Top 50 Gawker Media Passwords
Sunday December 12, 2010 @09:33PM Gawker Source Code and Databases Compromised
Friday December 10, 2010 @12:02PM IT Worker's Revenge Lands Her In Jail
Thursday November 11, 2010 @12:27PM How Often Should You Change Your Password?
Thursday September 30, 2010 @11:00PM Map Based Passwords
Tuesday September 07, 2010 @12:02PM NYT Password Security Discussion Overlooks Universal Logins
Tuesday August 17, 2010 @12:29AM 75% Use Same Password For Social Media & Email
Wednesday July 21, 2010 @07:14AM Passwords That Are Simple — and Safe(?)
Tuesday April 13, 2010 @01:59PM Please Do Not Change Your Password
Tuesday March 16, 2010 @08:47PM Blazing Fast Password Recovery With New ATI Cards
Tuesday November 10, 2009 @04:46PM Best Tool For Remembering Passwords?
Monday September 10, 2007 @09:47PM Ophcrack Says Your Password Is Insecure