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EBA speaks on PSD2

At the same payments conference at which BoE spoke, Andrea Enria, Chair of EBA, spoke of EBA’s work on PSD2, specifically the technical standards it needs to produce. 97 more words

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Setup Active Directory Integration in vRealize Automation 7

After we have created our first tenant the next step will be to integrate user authentication via Active Directory. To being doing so, we must first log in to our default tenant as our tenant administrator. 379 more words


Some Computer Security Definitions

  • Confidentiality – Is a term in which to ensure that the data should be only read (readable) to/by the authorised people. For example, Cryptography and Encryption methods are an example of an attempt to ensure confidentiality of data transferred from one computer to another.
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Passwords: Shortcomings & Solutions

Password Shortcomings

Passwords are a knowledge based authentication method and require precise recall.


Knowledge based authentication has historically been the most used because of blind adherence to tradition and for the fact that users are now familiar with it. 230 more words


Picture Passwords

Imagine a password that consists of images. A login screen presents you twelve images and you select your six images.

Recall Based Authentication versus Recognition Based Authentication…

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HACK! The Four Factors of Authentication

The are four factors of authentication, these are:

  1. Something the user Has
  2. Something the user Are (Is)
  3. Something the user Can Do…
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USB Killer now lets you fry most Lightning and USB-C devices for £65

(Source: arstechnica.co.uk)

Remember the USB Killer stick that indiscriminately and immediately fries about 95 percent of devices? Well, now the company has released a new version that is even more lethal! 661 more words