One of the biggest hassles in life is also one of the most important, managing passwords. The sheer number of passwords any individual has to track has led the general population to use insecure passwords by making them too simple or by using the same password on multiple sites.
Two-Factor authentication (2FA) is available on most major services; think Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, etc. But what is it?
The short story is that LinkedIn was hacked back in 2012 but the hacked information was kept within a relatively small group of hackers. Now credentials to about 117 million accounts are up for sale.
Complicated passwords are a must in the world of technology yet many people are still not creating them because they don’t want to hassle with trying to remember them.