The TeamPassword Blog

Worst Passwords of 2018

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Bad habits die hard, according to SplashData’s eighth annual list of Worst Passwords of the Year. After evaluating more than 5 million passwords leaked on the Internet, the company found that computer users continue using the same predictable, easily guessable passwords.

Top 50 Worst Passwords of 2019

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In the company’s ninth annual installment of the Worst Passwords of the Year list, “donald” is not among the top 25 most dangerous and most commonly leaked passwords by hackers. In other news, “password” has for the first time in the list’s history been knocked out of the top two spots.

How to Secure a Remote Team

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Technology has enabled even mid-size companies to uncouple from the traditional office setting and build a remote team. Opening a wider pool of potential talent, reducing overhead, and streamlining operations, remote distribution of your workforce can make a lot of sense, especially for startups with limited funds.

TeamsID Receives A Great User Experience Award

FinancesOnline, an analytics platform and hub for B2B/SaaS software reviews, has recently prepared a thorough test of popular IT management software solutions. TeamsID was part of the test, and the result was a very positive TeamsID review .

How to hacker proof your email

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Today, email has become ubiquitous as a source of communications., but those email accounts can act as "keys to the kingdom" of passwords since so many sites have "forgot password" features that send resets to your email account.

How to choose the right password?

When given the task of choosing passwords, people often take a moment to think about what they should use. After all, the password you choose will determine the vulnerability of your private information. So what goes into choosing a good password?

Will passwords ever be replaced?

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Today, passwords are central to the online security process. Passwords are used to protect almost all our personal and business information. However, as well all know, passwords can be vulnerable. So the question is: Will passwords ever be replaced? Let's look at some alternatives.

Meet the new TeamsID

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We're excited to share with you what we've been working on for the last several months. Our goal is to empower teams and make managing passwords easy and safe for everyone. And today, we're a big step closer to that goal with an all new version of TeamsID.

Tom's Tales #2 The One Where Tom Trains Three Techs at Once

Tom2Meet Tom. Tom works at Acme Consulting, a 25-person company. As the senior "tech guy" at Acme, Tom wears a number of hats, including having responsibility for IT and security. Tom tries his best to protect his company, but he's got his share of problems (and his colleagues don't always help out), as we'll see in our ongoing series Tom's TaleIf finding qualified employees weren't hard enough, the ordeal of getting them up and going can be even more painful than being understaffed in the first place. Tom thought hiring three techs at once would streamline the training process-until they were all eagerly seated in front of him. He looked down at his to-do list and found himself wondering if it was too late to change his mind.