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  1. Kevin Lancaster

    Password-swiping app made it onto official iOS and Android stores

    Password-swiping app made it onto official iOS and Android stores The vetting processes at Apple and Google failed to flag an app that could steal usernames and passwords.
  2. Kevin Lancaster

    11-year-old selling cryptographically-secure passwords online

    11-year-old selling cryptographically-secure passwords online Mira Modi from New York rolls Diceware passwords by hand and mails you the only copy.
  3. Kevin Lancaster

    New password security rules may surprise users

    New password security rules may surprise users Making all password policies complex doesn’t stop attacks, said the United Kingdom’s government.
  4. M

    Memorable password generator

    A while back I wrote a password generator based on an xkcd comic that highlighted a potential way to make more memorable passwords. I adopted it for generating passwords for all sorts of things, including passwords that shouldn't be shared by being shouted across an open-plan office. This got me...
  5. Kevin Lancaster

    Most common 500 passwords in the world

    Worst 500 passwords in the world A new visualisation gives a fresh perspective on the worst passwords in the world.
  6. Kevin Lancaster

    South Africans underestimate password value

    South Africans underestimate password value 20% of South African users think their passwords are of no value to criminals, a Kaspersky Lab survey reveals.
  7. Kevin Lancaster

    When your body becomes your password, the end of the login is nigh

    When your body becomes your password, the end of the login is nigh
  8. Kevin Lancaster

    How to create a secure online password

    How to create a secure online password Just like in real life, there’s no such thing as absolute security online
  9. Kevin Lancaster

    Dropbox passwords leaked

    Dropbox passwords leaked Hundreds of alleged usernames and passwords for online document-sharing site Dropbox were published on Monday on Pastebin, an anonymous information-sharing website
  10. Kevin Lancaster

    Smartphone users face hacking threat

    Smartphone users at risk of password, data theft Security researchers have revealed two separate threats this week they say could put up to 90 percent of the world’s 2 billion plus smartphones at risk of password and data theft
  11. R13...

    Type Password to Decrypt Storage

    My phone has somehow ended up in this mode. When I turn it on, it brings up that message when I swipe to unlock the screen. If I insert a SIM it disables the buttons at the bottom of the screen and won't le me go anywhere. It is an Acer E350 running 4.0.3 if that matters. I have scoured the net...
  12. jes

    Looking for a safe password?

    Looking for a safe password? Millions of Internet users have learned the hard way, no password is safe
  13. C

    How to set a variable's value to the input of a 'prompt()' popup in JavaScript

    Hi all, Do any of you know how to set a variable equal to the value of the input in a prompt(); popup in JavaScript? I want to make a popup password for a restricted part of my webpage, which will continue if the password is correct and redirect itself to the previous page if it doesn't work...
  14. T

    Synchronizing bookmarks and passwords

    Hey guys Is there an android app which will allow you to synchronize your chrome bookmarks as well as username/password credentials between your various android/PC laptop/desktop devices? TIA Ook
  15. NomNom

    [URGENT] Windows 8 Password Reset

    Hi all I need a bootable program to reset the password of the administrator and user profile on a Windows 8 laptop. I don't have a Windows 8 DVD. Going to be trying hirens now, I don't want to use Ophack because the laptop battery power is limited and Ophack hasn't worked for me in the past...
  16. S

    Reset password for Telkom internet

    I tried resetting my password online but have received no emails from any of my email accounts. Is there a way to check which email address it was sent to? Does Telkom normally ask for your ID number and address when you try to reset the account?
  17. NomNom

    Recommend me a password cracker/remover

    So I have this laptop here with me today. The owner needs the password on the administrator account removed, I have access to a user account, I am currently trying Ophcrack Live CD, never used it before so I am not sure if it's doing anything or not. Laptop is running Windows 7 Basic, so...
  18. F

    Router Password

    Hello I'm going to my dad's place for about 2 weeks, want to connect to his router wirelessly, but he doesn't know the password (he didn't even know it had one, so I don't think he ever changed it). So it's probably still on default. Anyways, I think he has a telkom router (I'll make sure...
  19. LazyLion

    WikiWhoops!

    http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904716604576546944074954956.html?mod=googlenews_wsj Like I said all along... this guy is bad news and doesn't care about innocent people's lives being damaged in the process of his rise to fame. :mad:
  20. jes

    Military strength passwords aren't good enough?

    Military strength passwords aren't good enough? New research by Imperva shows that even good password policies can result in easy-to-crack passwords
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