Identity Theft Boom Should Spell the End of the Password

Following the news the identity theft is on the rise in Britain, please find below comment from Richard Parris, CEO of cybersecurity company Intercede.

“The sharp rise in identity theft in the UK over the last year is a direct result of the widespread lax security procedures seen as consumers and companies alike persevere with outdated username and password-based authentication. This already porous level of security is then made even less effective by the continued use of basic password combinations, which are then used for multiple logins.”

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