Twitter Recommends All 330 Million Users Change PasswordsTwitter announced Thursday that it had accidentally stored passwords unprotected in its internal system, and encouraged all of its approximately 330 million users to consider changing theirs.
'Starwars' And 'Password' Among Worst Passwords Of 2017, Study SaysThe company gave the dubious honor of 2017's worst password to "123456," which retained its top spot as the worst option for the second year in a row.
LastPass Warns Users To Change Their Passwords After Detecting 'Suspicious Activity'A popular web service that promises to help people keep their passwords secure has reported hackers may have obtained some user information — although not actual passwords — from its network.
Snapchat Says It's Assessing Security BreachSnapchat, the disappearing-message service popular with young people, has been quiet following a security breach that allowed hackers to collect the usernames and phone numbers of millions of its users.
Calif. Bill Would Expand Ban On Requesting PasswordsThe legislation would expand California's prohibition against employers asking job candidates or employees for access to their social media accounts.
Twitter Says Hackers Compromise 250,000 Accounts In the latest online attack, Twitter says hackers may have gained access to information on 250,000 of its more than 200 million active users.
A Complete List of My PasswordsExcept that I don't expect to break-up with my new friend in prison. I don't expect to get into a fight over not being free on a Friday night (Heck, she's probably not free for 7- to 10-).
Hackers Target Sony Websites To Rip Off Playstation PasswordsThe cyberattack detected between Oct. 7 and Oct. 10 was aimed at gaining access to the website using stolen usernames and passwords from other sites.