Category: Password Security

Keeper Security Partners with LPL Financial to Help Financial Advisors Prevent Data Breaches

Keeper Security Partners with LPL Financial to Help Financial Advisors Prevent Data Breaches

According to Accenture’s Cost of Cyber Crime Study, financial services has been the most attacked industry for two consecutive years, and a Bitglass report discovered that nearly 62% of all data exposed in 2019 came from financial organizations. These sobering statistics have not escaped the attention of the U.S. Securities […]

Are You Using One of the Most Popular Passwords in the World?

Are You Using One of the Most Popular Passwords in the World?

As parents have been telling their children since time immemorial, being popular isn’t always a good thing. For example, if you’re using a password that is popular with many people around the world, you’re setting yourself up to be breached. Cybercriminals already know about these passwords, as they’ve all appeared […]

Roar Into the ’20s with These 5 Cybersecurity Tips

Roar Into the ’20s with These 5 Cybersecurity Tips

The ’20s are here — again! Things are a bit different in 2020 than they were in 1920. We don’t have flying cars yet, but they will be driving themselves around soon. Newspapers and radio have given way to mobile apps and podcasts and criminals can now steal sensitive files […]

The Problem with Public Wi-Fi

The Problem with Public Wi-Fi

To use public Wi-Fi, or to not use public Wi-Fi is an understandable conundrum, especially during this busy travel season. It’s easy and tempting to make that free and easy connection to a public Wi-Fi but resist the urge. The convenience simply isn’t worth the cyber risk. In short, public […]

3 Cybersecurity Threats to Prepare for in 2020

3 Cybersecurity Threats to Prepare for in 2020

Cybercriminals are increasing the use of highly-targeted and sophisticated social engineering schemes designed to steal passwords. This was among the key takeaways from the Ponemon Institute’s 2019 Global State of Cybersecurity in Small and Medium-Sized Businesses, commissioned by Keeper Security. Cybercriminals like social engineering schemes because they work. The weakest […]

Keeper Updates Browser Extension & Web Vault with New Time-Saving Features

Keeper Updates Browser Extension & Web Vault with New Time-Saving Features

In addition to making sure your passwords don’t fall into the wrong hands, a comprehensive password manager also helps you save time and be more productive. That’s why Keeper continuously solicits feedback from our customers regarding helpful features they’d like to see integrated into our products. On that note, Keeper […]

Keeper is Named PCMag’s Best Password Manager for Second Consecutive Year

Keeper is Named PCMag’s Best Password Manager for Second Consecutive Year

With 2019 drawing to a close, we’re excited to announce that PCMag has once again chosen Keeper as the Best Password Manager of the Year. This is the second year in a row Keeper has been selected for PCMag’s annual Best of the Year list. Additionally, PCMag recently rated Keeper […]

The 5 Biggest Mistakes your Employees are Making with their Passwords

The 5 Biggest Mistakes your Employees are Making with their Passwords

The biggest threats to your company’s cybersecurity come from the inside, and many of them revolve around poor password practices. The Ponemon Institute’s 2019 Global State of Cybersecurity in Small and Medium-Sized Businesses, commissioned by Keeper Security, found that nearly half (47%) of cyberattacks against SMBs in the past year […]

Cybercriminals, Online Scammers and the Elderly

Cybercriminals, Online Scammers and the Elderly

November marks Alzheimer’s Awareness Month and offered an opportunity to reflect on the data security challenges faced by everyone and the specific issue of scams targeting the elderly as well as the importance of password protection. Sadly, scammers and cybercriminals are increasingly targeting the elderly for a number of reasons, […]

Keeper Releases Free Data Breach Scan Tool to Help Businesses Identify Vulnerabilities for Account Takeover Attacks, Business Email Compromise, and Other Password-Related Cyberattacks

Keeper Releases Free Data Breach Scan Tool to Help Businesses Identify Vulnerabilities for Account Takeover Attacks, Business Email Compromise, and Other Password-Related Cyberattacks

Cyberattacks on small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are rising globally, and attacks are becoming more complex and targeted. To bypass intrusion detection systems and other technical security defenses, cybercriminals are using social engineering schemes to steal employee login credentials. In addition to stealing sensitive employee and customer data, installing ransomware […]