Monthly Archives: September 2016

Post Yahoo, Passwords are Passé

14% of Worldwide Internet Users Were Exposed

I’m sure if you are reading this, you are already aware of the historic Yahoo data breach that was announced last week.  500 million accounts affected — the largest number of accounts ever affected by a known breach.  Let’s put that into perspective — according to the US Census Population Clock, the current population of the US is 324 million.  That means this hack could have contained an account for single person in the United States and still had 126 million accounts to spare.  …