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Take Charge of Security With Two-Factor Authentication

As attacks by hackers become all too common, it is increasingly important to ensure that accounts and passwords are protected. Two-factor authentication (2FA) provides an extra level of protection to accounts and is an...

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Microsoft Windows 10 Passwords Will No Longer Expire

For years now, the argument for an arbitrary password expiration date has been torn to shreds. Most security professionals recognize that, while changing passwords can help increase security and using different passwords for different...

Staying Safe with a Password Manager

Coming up with good passwords is tough. If it’s easy to remember, it’s probably easy to guess. Your spouse’s name, your pet’s name, and the street you live on are all on the guessing...

Managing Your Passwords Wisely

One IT security strategy used by various businesses and other organizations is routine password replacement. At regular intervals, such as every three or four months, employees change the passwords to their accounts. The purpose...