Apple’s sign-in insecure
Published in News
Friday, 05 July 2019 11:56

Appleā€™s sign-in insecure


You get that when you mess around with standards

An outfit behind the OpenID open standard and decentralised authentication protocol, has penned an open letter to Apple saying its "Sign In with Apple" feature is insecure.

Huawei staff provided spooks with passwords
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 06 November 2018 11:45

Huawei staff provided spooks with passwords

 
Aussie spooks claim

Australia received intelligence reports that Huawei personnel provided Chinese spies passwords to hack a "foreign network".

Cage takes on UK anti-terror laws
Published in News
Monday, 15 May 2017 12:17

Cage takes on UK anti-terror laws


Refuses to hand over passwords


The human rights group Cage is preparing to mount a legal challenge to UK anti-terrorism legislation over a refusal to hand over mobile and laptop passwords to border control officials at air terminals, ports and international rail stations.

Apple made its passwords easier to hack
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 26 September 2016 14:23

Apple made its passwords easier to hack


A new feature

Security experts have warned that a new feature in iOS has made it a lot easier for passwords to be hacked.

Tuesday, 02 September 2014 12:53

Hackers start to use stolen passwords

Only a matter of time

Tuesday, 28 August 2012 11:41

Passwords going the way of the Dodo

y exclamation

Security company claims that Windows file exposure is proof