The FBI has asked Apple for assistance in unlocking two iPhones that belonged to Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani, the Saudi air force trainee alleged to have shot and killed three people at Naval Air Station Pensacola in December.
The Microsoft threat research team scanned all Microsoft user accounts and found that 44 million users were employing reused passwords that leaked online following security breaches at other online services.
Developers of the LastPass password manager have patched a vulnerability that made it possible for websites to steal credentials for the last account the user logged into using the Chrome or Opera extension.
Apple is developing in-screen fingerprint technology for as early as its 2020 iPhones, according to people familiar with the plans,
Over the years, many websites and services have been hacked from groups of black hat hackers. Stemming from these hacks are lists containing compromised emails and their accompanying passwords, all of which are frequently used by these groups as bargaining chips to extort their victims for money.