Cybercrime / Privacy

‘Password patterns’ eyed as potential clue in hack of Mandiant/FireEye security pro

Computer users have something new to worry about in the cat-and-mouse game with hackers.  You probably use “password patterns” to create easy-to-remember-but-hard-to-guess passwords. Well, the criminals are on to you.  Their ability to detect such patterns may have figured prominently in the high-profile attack on a security professional earlier this [Keep reading]