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Google Chrome Sync users who save their passwords just got a very useful feature upgrade. This password checkup uses the same database as our Dark Web Breach Assessment but has the added benefit of already knowing your passwords. This allows Google to identify any compromised accounts you have saved in the browser. Check out: Change unsafe passwords in your Google Account We highly recommend immediately resetting...

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I've had a few people ask me about the vulnerability reported on Phys.Org in OpenID and OAuth. This is not inherently a vulnerability in OpenID, but rather a potential way to get information from a website that both implements an open redirect (a big no-no) and OAuth or OpenID. What does this mean? Are are you safe and secure using OAuth and OpenID?  The truth is OAuth...

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