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2017 Security Predictions

By |2019-03-27T21:26:28+00:00December 26th, 2016|Cyber Security|

Here are our top security predictions for 2017. Consumers Plagued by Passwords We continue to see consumers using weak passwords, like “123456” or “password,” to secure their accounts, as well as reusing their password across multiple accounts. We anticipate that poor password practices will continue in 2017, however, new solutions (think biometric authentication) will begin [...]

Are passwords a thing of the past?

By |2019-03-27T21:26:33+00:00June 3rd, 2016|Industry News, Online Safety|

Well, no. But, we may start seeing a trend moving away from passwords. At this year’s Google I/O conference, the company announced Trust API, a new feature that will be available to Android developers by the end of the year that uses a combination of biometrics to create a “Trust Score.” The API uses biometrics such as [...]