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Weak passwords means weak security

March 21, 2017

Passwords are the most common form of authentication used to control access to information because they are simple, inexpensive, and convenient mechanisms to use and implement. At the same time, passwords are also recognised as being an extremely poor form of protection. There are over 10 million username/password pair attacks …
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SHA-1 function successful attacked

March 08, 2017

On February 23rd, a joint team from the Dutch CWI University and Google announced that they had generated the first ever collision in the SHA-1 cryptographic hashing algorithm. This industry standard is used in digital signatures and for file integrity verification, which secure credit card transactions, electronic documents. Another application …
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The need for strong authentication

March 07, 2017

When users access online services, they want to be confident that nobody else can log in pretending to be them, access their sensitive personal data or use their identity to make fraudulent claims. Users want to be confident that their data and services are secured and their privacy is protected. Governments, …
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Risk, Intelligence & Security: 1st position for AET Europe

February 21, 2017

As we already announced, we are nominated for the Dutch FinTech company of 2017 within the category Risk, Intelligence & Security. This nomination is a great reward for the work of the past months taken by all our employees. Can we ask for your support? At this moment, we held …
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