Everyone understands the logic behind picking longer, more complicated passwords that are harder for bad actors to figure out and therefore better to protect sensitive and valuable information. But consumers’ bad password habits are still very much prevalent.
The best way to ensure your business is prepared to face cybersecurity threats is to foster a culture of cybersecurity awareness. Convenience is not the same thing as laziness.
CISA added single-factor authentication to bad cybersecurity practices, adding that it was extremely risky for remote and administrative access to critical infrastructure.
In this article, we move beyond the buzzword to understand the high costs of passwords, the distinction between passwordless and password-free, what a world without passwords would look like and how we can finally get there.