Password guidelines from NIST preview major changes

Password guidelines from NIST preview major changes

Passwords still don’t work. Even after years of thinking up ways of making them harder to guess but still easy enough to remember, people still have passwords that are easily guessed and abused. A draft guideline from the National Institute of Standards and Technology...
QR Codes and URL Shorteners – Beware

QR Codes and URL Shorteners – Beware

We’ve all probably used them because they are so convenient. The full URL for this blog post is http://www.bruceabernethy.com/2017/05/qr-codes-and-url-shorteners-beware/ The bit.ly shortcode is only http://bit.ly/QRShort Which would you rather share with someone...
Circle with Disney

Circle with Disney

The internet is a wonderful resource – more information, ideas, resources, entertainment, etc. at our fingertips than ever before in history.  It can also be a huge distraction.   The Circle with Disney is a Budgetting Helpful log of where time is going Setting...