Hackers take over 1.1 million accounts by trying reused passwords

Credential stuffing has once again proven to be an effective method to gain access to accounts. What can users and organizations do?

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Police forces pipe 225 million pwned passwords into ‘Have I Been Pwned?’

Law enforcement agencies like the FBI and NCA have injected hundreds of millions of unique passwords into Have I Been Pwned.

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US Navy ship Facebook page hijacked to stream video games

It may seem funny, but there are serious implications to hijacking a Facebook page.

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Sextortion on the rise, warns FBI

The pandemic saw a surge in sextortion cases in 2020. Fast forward 12 months, and the numbers continue to rise significantly.

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Busted! Fraud-as-a-Service gang that sold 2FA-proof phishing arrested

Dutch police arrested members of a group calling themselves the Fraud Family for developing and selling phishing panels.

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Password manager hijacked to deliver malware in supply chain attack

Passwordstate, a business password manager, suffered a supply chain attack that delivered malware to unsuspecting customers.

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Relax. Internet password books are OK

There, we’ve said it: In an imperfect world, Internet password books can help.

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Chrome wants to make your passwords stronger

We take a look at the latest password security feature in version 88 of the Google Chrome web browser.

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Report: Pandemic caused significant shift in buyer appetite in the dark web

The pandemic has had a ripple effect on all facets of life—even the criminal. A new report looks at how the dark web has changed post COVID.

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How exposed are you to cybercrime?

Passwordmanagers.co measures exposure to cybercrime by weighing risk of cyberattack against an organization’s security preparedness. How exposed are you?

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