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How Secure Are Your Passwords? New Yorkers Talk Security, PW Tricks

Passwords should ideally be 14-25 characters in length with a mix of capital and lowercase letters, numbers and symbols and never to use the same password twice, 1010 WINS’ John Montone reported.

08/08/2014

Experts say logging onto some Wi-Fi hotspots could leave users vulnerable to hackers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Department Of Homeland Security: Private Company That Conducts Background Checks Hacked

The FBI has launched an investigation, and a multi-agency response team is attempting to figure out the scope of the breach, DHS said.

08/06/2014

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LinkedIn Confirms Security Breach, Users’ Passwords Compromised

The business social network said Wednesday that some of its users’ passwords have been stolen and leaked onto the Internet.

06/06/2012