Napolitano’s secret to Homeland Security? Don’t use email

Former Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano, who left to join the Obama administration and preside over the Department of Homeland Security at a time when the threat of cyberattack was never higher, tells CNN that she never uses email. This during a cybersecurity conference, of all things, in Washington, D.C. According to Napolitano, not having any […]

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Two-factor authentication is not an option anymore — it’s a vital tool for online security

I experimented with two-factor authentication last year. It drove me bonkers. I couldn’t turn it off fast enough. Then I, like many, read this week of Wired magazine writer Mat Honan’s recent nightmare, dealing with a cascade of compromised accounts from Amazon to iCloud to Gmail, all in a successful play for his desirable three-character Twitter handle.

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