Security


Common Issues with Passwords as a means of Authentication

Though the creation of the passwords was originally intended to protect online data, in today’s IT environment, passwords are considered one of the weakest links in security. The era of passwords is about to end. In fact, most cyberattacks across the web stem from compromised passwords. It’s about time we acknowledge the major failings of […]


Do You Need WordPress Security Plugins

WordPress is the most popular CMS platform for users, but it is also one of the the most popular targets for hackers. That’s why website owners should take their WordPress security seriously. Fortunately, you don’t necessarily need to be an IT expert to protect your site. A few plugin installations can solve most security problems. […]


Pros and Cons of 2FA via SMS

Many websites and apps have started to offer two-factor authentication 2FA solutions for their logins. According to the 2018 Global Password Security Report, organizations which are using two-factor authentication (2FA) has risen from 24 percent in 2017 to 45 percent in 2018.  This is a very significant increase. However, most platforms only offer the most […]


Why are MultiFactor Authentication Solutions Good For Verification Purpose

With the IT environment getting more and more complicated, the traditional authentication method using only passwords is no longer secure. A study revealed that there are 8.2 million passwords stolen every day, meanwhile about 95 passwords stolen per second. Passwords have become our greatest weakness. Although we have relied on passwords for our security and […]


3 Ways to Create Strong Passwords That You Can Remember

Every time a data breach happens, we mull over the susceptibility of the internet and consider changing our passwords. However, considering the time and mental energy needed to do a complete overhaul of all our account logins, at the end of the day, we still use our favorite passwords and tell ourselves “I won’t be […]


Common Password Security Issues and How SSO Services Provider Can Help

When we hear about login security options, there is no way single sign-on won’t be mentioned. SSO service providers improve security and user experience by managing access to multiple related but independent software systems. It is accomplished by storing login credentials on a separate database. On the user’s next login, the database will intercept the […]


What Can You Do About Computer Hackers

Anyone who has access to the internet is at risk to hackers. Your business especially, is easy prey in the eyes of attackers. Hackers are unauthorized users who break into computer systems to access information. While some hackers are motivated by curiosity or do it for the sheer thrill of bypassing large security systems, most […]


Setting Up Two Factor Authentication for Your Website

We hear about Multi-factor authentication (MFA) everywhere. Google, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Apple, Yahoo—all the big guys have it. Two-factor authentication solutions are an easy layer of protection that can be added immediately to improve your organization’s security structure. It is quickly joining firewalls, anti-virus, and anti-spam as the baseline security measures all businesses need to […]


Is a Secure Login Manager the Best Way to Protect Your Business Online?

Every 14 seconds, a business falls victim to a ransomware attack. While big businesses are often the target of massive data breaches, the risks for smaller businesses are higher as they have minimal security infrastructure, which makes them easy prey for attackers.  According to Verizon Data, in 2017, 61 percent of data breach victims were […]


5 Reasons Why Business Should Use an SSO Service Provider

If you are using the internet every day, you might have come across SSO or Single Sign-On. SSO allows users to utilize a single set of login credentials across multiple applications. Your Google account, for example, can take you to all Google platforms such as Gmail, Drive, Play Store, and more.  An SSO service provider […]


Is Your Website Ready for Security Services

Is Your Website Ready for Security Services? WordPress has made website creation easy and affordable for users. For a reasonable cost, you can create a website for your business. However, the ease of WordPress in some instances creates a number of security lapses that can greatly damage your brand. Furthermore, the sheer popularity of WordPress […]


Why Hackers Love Passwords

Moving On from Passwords? Passwords. They’re a hacker’s favorite thing. Not only are they easy to steal and crack, but many people practice poor password management. Because of this, password theft and abuse are ever rising. From short, simple words to long strings of letters, numbers, and symbols, passwords just aren’t enough to keep your […]