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Active Directory Password Hash

How to change the Active Directory password hash method

We hear a lot of discussion around passwords when it comes to security best practices.  Passwords are generally associated with all aspects of securing technology systems.  In most environments, passwords are secured using a password hash.  Password hashes can... Read More

Password Reset Registration

SSPR registration guide

The benefits of using a self-service password reset (SSPR) solution can be quantified by the number of reduced password-related calls to the IT service desk. For many organizations, this means significant cost savings. Gartner Research estimates that each password... Read More

£36m lost to fraud and cyber crime in 2020

In 2019, an estimated 1.92 billion people purchased goods or services online – and that number is growing year-on-year. However, those shopping online must be wary when making any online purchases, as our latest research has found that £36,262,000 has... Read More

Specops supports PingID to secure password resets

Stockholm, November 17, 2020 – Specops Software released an update to its Specops Authentication platform today. The platform secures password resets, password changes, and encryption key recovery with multi-factor authentication (MFA). The introduction of PingID authentication advances security for... Read More