Topic archives: internet passwords

Our spy agencies know less about cybersecurity than the Daily Mail

September 4, 2017 2

The agencies dedicated to "protecting our secrets" are insisting on a password security method that even the Daily Mail knows is nonsense, writes John Quiggin.

Top 50 Gawker Media passwords

December 15, 2010

American hackers have exposed the passwords and email addresses of more than one million users of the tech-savvy Gawker Media network. The Wall Street Journal has compiled the top 50 passwords, which include no-nos such as "password" and "123456."