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Passwords: Security, vulnerability, constraints

Mar 24, 2018 - 8:30 AM

Technological progress has made brute-force password-search tools, like 'John the Ripper' extremely effective. As a result, attackers can find passwords fairly easily by following their electronic fingerprints.

How secure is your password? Avi Richards/Unsplash

Tumblr on iOS patched for security issue

Jul 17, 2013 - 11:44 AM

Tumblr asks iOS users to update their apps and change their passwords following a security fix

TUMBLR UPDATE. The iOS version of Tumblr gets a security fix. Screen shot from Apple