Category: Password Security

How Job-Seekers & Employers Can Stop Hiring Scams

How Job-Seekers & Employers Can Stop Hiring Scams

Even under the best of circumstances, job-hunting is stressful. It’s even more stressful when applicants can’t be sure if the “dream job” they’re about to apply to even exists. In Illinois alone, job applicants lost $1.68 million to hiring scams in 2020. Anatomy of a Hiring Scam Hiring scams can […]

Yes, We’re In a Ransomware Crisis. Password Security Can Help Prevent It.

Yes, We’re In a Ransomware Crisis. Password Security Can Help Prevent It.

FBI Director Christopher Wray made waves recently when, in an interview with The Wall Street Journal, he compared the threat of ransomware to global terrorism after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001: “There are a lot of parallels, there’s a lot of importance, and a lot of focus by […]

IT & Security Admins Can Use Keeper’s New Webhooks Feature to Receive Real-Time Alerts

IT & Security Admins Can Use Keeper’s New Webhooks Feature to Receive Real-Time Alerts

With cyberthreats increasing in frequency, sophistication, and cost, it’s crucial that organizations receive security alerts in real time. That’s why Keeper is pleased to announce that we’ve integrated webhooks into our Advanced Reporting and Alerts Module (ARAM). Let’s take a look at this new feature! What Are Webhooks? In their […]

4 Reasons Why Government Agencies Need Enterprise Password Management and Security Platform

4 Reasons Why Government Agencies Need Enterprise Password Management and Security Platform

COVID-19 ignited a cyber pandemic as both public sector organizations and private-sector firms scrambled to cram years of digital transformation and modernization into a few weeks. As the populace is vaccinated, and the threat of disease gradually recedes, the cyber pandemic rages on, and some security experts are questioning whether […]

Presidential Executive Order on Cybersecurity Now Mandates MFA

Presidential Executive Order on Cybersecurity Now Mandates MFA

With President Biden’s Executive Order on Cybersecurity, the United States has taken decisive action in the war against cybercrime. By mandating the use of multi-factor authentication (MFA) and encryption from the ground up, this crucial Executive Order (EO). addresses what is arguably the most vulnerable area in both public and […]

Password Security Protects Energy Grids & Other Critical Infrastructure from Ransomware

Password Security Protects Energy Grids & Other Critical Infrastructure from Ransomware

The threat of ransomware has loomed over critical infrastructure, such as utilities and transportation networks, for years. A 2018 report by the American Petroleum Institute warned of dire risks to the national gas and oil industry, and last month, the U.S. Department of Energy announced a focused 100-day initiative to […]

World Password Day 2021: Why Password Security Is Still Important

World Password Day 2021: Why Password Security Is Still Important

World Password Day, which is observed annually on the first Thursday in May, is a great reminder that passwords continue to play a key role in keeping systems and data safe online. World Password Day is the perfect time to acknowledge the importance of the humble password and double down […]

Keeper Announces New Cloud Data Center Presence in Australia

Keeper Announces New Cloud Data Center Presence in Australia

Keeper Security is excited to announce the deployment of its new secure cloud data center presence in Sydney, Australia, powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS). The new data center presence will provide two key benefits to Keeper’s consumer and enterprise customers: Enterprise customers can now choose to securely host their […]

Statement Regarding Passwordstate Supply Chain Attack

Statement Regarding Passwordstate Supply Chain Attack

A supply-chain attack (also known as a backdoor breach) was recently announced by ClickStudios, the creators of Passwordstate, which is based in Australia. A preliminary technical description of the attack can be found here: https://www.csis.dk/newsroom-blog-overview/2021/moserpass-supply-chain/ Keeper’s engineers and cybersecurity team are actively monitoring the developments and publicly-available information covering this […]

Give Your Employees the Gift of a Free Family PlusBundle Plan — at No Extra Cost to Your Business!

Give Your Employees the Gift of a Free Family PlusBundle Plan — at No Extra Cost to Your Business!

We are happy to announce that all protected users under a Keeper business or enterprise account get a free Family PlusBundle — at no extra cost to their organization! How does it work? Setup is simple and takes only a few minutes: The employee logs in to their Keeper Business […]