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Google’s New Titan Security Key Adds Another Piece to the Password-Killing Puzzle

The new generation of hardware authentication key includes support for cryptographic passkeys as Google pushes adoption of the more secure login alternative.
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Google Steps Up Its Push to Kill the Password

Google is making passkeys, the emerging passwordless login technology, the default option for users as it moves to make passwords “obsolete.”
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New ‘Downfall’ Flaw Exposes Valuable Data in Generations of Intel Chips

The vulnerability could allow attackers to take advantage of an information leak to steal sensitive details like private messages, passwords, and encryption keys.
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ChatGPT Scams Are Infiltrating the App Store and Google Play

An explosion of interest in OpenAI’s sophisticated chatbot means a proliferation of “fleeceware” apps that trick users with sneaky in-app subscriptions.
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Microsoft’s ‘Security Copilot’ Unleashes ChatGPT on Breaches

The new tool aims to deliver the network insights and coordination that “AI” security systems have long promised.
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Some Photo-Cropping Apps Are Exposing Your Secrets

Image-editing tools from Google and Microsoft contain the “aCropalypse” bug, which can reveal information users intentionally removed.
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The Password Isn’t Dead Yet. You Need a Hardware Key

Any multifactor authentication adds protection, but a physical token is the best bet when it really counts.