Passwords for some 2 million Facebook, Google and other accounts have been compromised and circulated online, according to security experts.
Our heartbeats are as unique to us as our fingerprints and now they are being used to replace passwords, key cards, and bank cards.
The personal data of more than 50 million LivingSocial customers may have been compromised when the daily deals Web site was hacked this week.
The State Senate passed two bills that would make it illegal for employers or colleges to demand passwords from applicants or students.
Some 450,000 Yahoo users’ email addresses and passwords have been leaked because of a security breach, the company confirmed Thursday, adding that just a small fraction of the stolen passwords were valid.
Smartphone apps are being made to make every facet of life easier. One popular trend in apps is banking by phone. Many banks now allow customers to conduct their banking via cell phone the same way that they would on a computer.