Posts Tagged: passwords

How to Change Your Password: A Heartbleed Guide

Millions of passwords, credit card numbers and other personal information may be at risk as a result of a major breakdown in Internet security revealed earlier this week.

The damage caused by the "Heartbleed" bug is currently unknown. The security hole exists on a vast number of the Internet's Web servers and went undetected for more than two years. While it's conceivable that the flaw was never discovered by hackers, it's nearly impossible to tell.The AP

Here is a foolproof guide to changing your personal passwords during this crisis.


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Wild Teen P-Card Exchanging

Something to keep in mind as Valentine's Day approaches: "It has become fashionable for young people to express their affection for each other by sharing their passwords to e-mail, Facebook and other accounts."


Slate Helps You With Your Gawker Hacking

Slate has a handy little widget for figuring out whether your Gawker password was hacked. Mine was, as I just found out! Sorry to the 50 people on Facebook "I" excitedly told about Apple and Verizon's iPhone 4G.