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Experian: password theft soars 300% to 12 million in the first quarter

By Leeky
Jul 18, 2012
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  1. Cybercriminals illegally trading stolen personal information online such as passwords has soared exponentially to 300% during the first four months of 2012, according to the latest research from Experian CreditExpert and market research agency Opinion Matters.

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  2. Rasta211

    Rasta211 TS Booster Posts: 209   +30

    Seems to me there is an excellent opportunity for someone to create some sort of system that will abolish the need for a password yet provide the same concept of security.
     
  3. Coodu

    Coodu TS Booster Posts: 173

    Yes sir that would be an awesome creation indeed.
     
  4. gwailo247

    gwailo247 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,011   +18

    Like a SecurID?
     

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