How To Build A Business Case For A Password Manager in 8 Steps

Tony MasonCyber Security, Data Protection, Email Security, Password Management, Security Awareness & Phishing

There are many reasons to be investing in a Password Manager. Verizon’s recent Data Breach Report showed that 81% of hacking-related breaches used either stolen or weak passwords. This is because most users are faced with credential overload, being responsible for at least 200 passwords, and often revert to bad password practices, such as: When your users save passwords in the browser, it … Read More

Password Manager – The Good, The Bad & The Truth.

Tony MasonCyber Security, Data Protection, Password Management, Security Awareness & Phishing

As part of any security awareness training we cover passwords. We teach users how to choose secure passwords, with the right length and characters, pass phrases etc. However, the average person has to log on to over 170+ sites/services and usually only have 3 to 19 passwords. That means there are a lot of weak/shared passwords in use & some … Read More