Passwords have been a security risk for nearly as long as they have existed. 81% of security incidents are due to weak or stolen passwords, yet employees continue to disregard basic principles of cyber hygiene.
61% of workers use the same password across multiple platforms, and 43% have also shared their passwords with others. These factors combine to explain why compromised credentials are often the source of data breaches.
Many organizations have prioritized access and identity management due to the rise of cloud computing, where people must enter only a username or password for system access.
Cybercriminals can easily obtain employee logins and all data contained within an account by obtain...