#infosec | Orvis Passwords Leaked Twice on Pastebin

Internal passwords belonging to American retailer Orvis were twice leaked online in a double data breach.  Credentials belonging to the luxury fishing equipment purveyor were posted on the website Pastebin.com last month, according to investigative reporter Brian Krebs.  A swathe of plaintext usernames and passwords relating to everything from firewalls and routers to…

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#nationalcybersecuritymonth | Amping Up Security Through Passwords And Multi-Factor Authentication

America Online Inc. will become the first major online business in the United States to embrace a second layer of authentication for its regular customers when they unveil their two-factor authentication scheme, Tuesday Sept. 21, 2004. Subscribers ASSOCIATED PRESS Continuing the discussion about cybersecurity and how to implement measures to keep oneself…

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#cybersecurity | How to protect your sensitive information and passwords from hackers

Reuters Most cyber-attacks target people who haven’t taken basic precautions to secure their accounts, making them “low-hanging fruit” to potential hackers. Changing passwords frequently, limiting the information you share online, and being clever with your personalized security questions can help secure your accounts. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories….

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