How secure are your applications? While you might be confident about apps designed in-house, what about third-party software for desktops or mobile apps made using open-source code? Are current application security methods doing enough to meet the threat of cutting-edge cybercriminals, or are companies facing critical failure?
Many websites still store passwords as plain text in a database. This is extraordinarily bad and violates user trust in our sites. We can do better.
Yahoo announces that 1 billion accounts have been hacked and personal information has been stolen from the service, on top of other past hacks.