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By Alex Weinert at Microsoft

Every week I have at least one conversation with a security decision maker explaining why a lot of the hyperbole about passwords – “never use a password that has ever been seen in a breach,” “use really long...

Another trip around the sun and here we are again at Data Privacy Day. The purpose of #DataPrivacyDay is to raise awareness and promote online privacy and security best practices. The important thing, of course, is that privacy isn’t someth...

Whether it’s to avoid the craziness of Black Friday or just for the simple convenience, more and more consumers are turning to Cyber Monday and online shopping to meet their gift giving needs. Although this may be significantly more conveni...

In every movie with a hacker, there is always that scene where the hacker must guess the right password. A blinking cursor in the password field looms on a large computer monitor. The hacker is usually under a lot of pressure, with the seco...

One fact that has hit home during the coronavirus pandemic: Technology is central to our ability to stay connected.

You might stay in touch with family and friends via video chat and use online tools to do your job. You might live in a s...

Are video meetings and homemade lunches now an unusually big part of your daily routine? If so, you’re probably among the tens of millions of people working from home due to the pandemic.

Working remotely suits some people better than...