March 15, 2017 / GuidesFor Team
In one Dark Reading report, 41 percent of applications studied were found to have vulnerabilities in authentication. That means that the application can fail to recognize authorized users and refuse them entry into the system. At the same time, they might open the door for unauthorized users including hackers. With the existence of application vulnerabilities such as these, it also falls on the individual computer user to be careful about his hardware and software devices. Crafting passwords, for example, should not be done lightly and almost as an afterthought. Hackers are ingenious in cracking password codes and using these newly discovered passwords to infiltrate several accounts of the user, from his credit cards to his PayPal account. To find out more how you can strengthen your password codes, read on. – Cora Llamas.
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