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TechTips: Supplementing Passwords

tech tips logoSupplementing Passwords

Passwords. Love them, hate them, forget them, reset them. Passwords are necessary part of our everyday lives and we all have become used to entering passwords to gain access to secured information. As the power of computing technology has grown passwords have become less and less secure, hackers are better able to guess your password or simply try multiple options. To protect your data most organizations are moving beyond passwords to other technologies.

In this week’s article, US-CERT describes some of the most common supplements to passwords. Read the article: https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/tips/ST05-012

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