Credential Stuffing is an attack where credentials stolen from one or more sites is used at other sites, in the hope that the same credentials were used by users on multiple sites. This post discusses some of the steps consumers and services providers can take to prevent these attacks.
Tag Archive: authentication
The top ten most used passwords on Ashley Madison shows that people have not learned much about using strong passwords, even with all the data breaches that have occurred recently.
What we know and don’t know about the security implemented by Skype and whether Skype calls can be intercepted.
DigiNotar breach and its impact on SSL security
Browsing the web safely by forcing the use of HTTPS for all (or most) traffic.