Did Google Miss the Mark With Push To Make Passwords Obsolete?
On Saturday, Forbes discussed Google’s 2014 vision to make user-generated passwords obsolete. It’s an initiative that deserves praise and is long overdue. Someone is finally taking strong authentication and identity-based security seriously — particularly in the consumer space. It does, however, come with some caveats. Google is demonstrating that identity-based security solutions are available for [Read More...]
Passwords Too Weak for Today’s Digital World
Think of all of the websites that you utilize online that require passwords to protect your sensitive information. You have a password for your online bank account, your email, your credit card accounts — the list goes on. Out of all of those websites, however, how many unique passwords do you have? Not too many? [Read More...]
Protecting My Business and Personal Online Identity. . . or, how Meg Ryan could be my downfall!
I thought this was an interesting story: “Webmail gets hacked, corporate passwords exposed”, and one that ought to be read by executives in many companies – the folks who can actually change behavior that could otherwise jeopardize corporate security. But it’s also a story that is highly relevant to consumers because they – “we” – [Read More...]