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Dorking Preventing Leaks

Dorking: Preventing Leaks From Hurting Your Firm

While readily available, malware is far from being the only tool that malicious actors use to steal data and illegally access computer networks. Malicious actors indeed threaten firms’ security using far more mundane and everyday techniques. Case in point: taking … Read More

What Passwords Do Fraudsters Use?

Five years ago, Avast published a blog post that analyzed a database of 2,000 passwords used by hackers. It found that hackers use very easy to crack passwords just like most people. In fact, their most common password was hack! … Read More

46M cracked passwords – Are people getting better at securing their accounts?

A little over a year ago, malicious actors hacked the MyFitnessPal service. With 143 million users, this was one of the largest hack of credentials ever reported. Now, as Flare Systems is launching its leaked passwords check service, we present … Read More