Facebook Confesses It Left Millions Of User Passwords Readable In Plain Text For YearsFacebook left hundreds of millions of user passwords readable by its employees for years, the company acknowledged Thursday after a security researcher exposed the lapse.
Eye On Cyber: Smart Home Devices Could Put You At RiskFrom refrigerators to cars, many of the things we use every day are now connected to the Internet. But these "smart" capabilities may also pose a risk.
Eye On Cyber: 'Phishing' Attacks On The RisePhishing is one of the most popular and most effective ways that hackers gain access to sensitive data and computer systems. And it seems to be happening more than ever.
Should Couples Share Passwords?According to a recent Pew study, 67 percent of Internet users in a marriage or committed relationship have shared the password to one or more of their online accounts with their spouse or partner.
Passwords Compromised For 2 Million Facebook, Other Online AccountsPasswords for some 2 million Facebook, Google and other accounts have been compromised and circulated online, according to security experts.
Seen At 11: Getting Personal - Your Pulse Could Be Your New PasswordOur heartbeats are as unique to us as our fingerprints and now they are being used to replace passwords, key cards, and bank cards.
LivingSocial Hack May Have Compromised 50 Million Users' DataThe personal data of more than 50 million LivingSocial customers may have been compromised when the daily deals Web site was hacked this week.
NJ Senate Approves Bills On Social Media, EmployersThe State Senate passed two bills that would make it illegal for employers or colleges to demand passwords from applicants or students.
Yahoo Confirms 450,000 Users' Passwords Leaked In Security BreachSome 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.
Ask Asa: The Safe Way To Bank By PhoneSmartphone 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.