Category Archives: Security

Google Will Start Deleting Inactive Free Accounts Soon. What You Need to Know and Steps to Take

Log in to your rarely used free Google accounts periodically to keep them active; otherwise, Google may delete them, starting December 2023. If you haven’t used your free Google account within the past two years, Google may delete it, according to updated policies announced in May 2023. Per the policies, inactive Google account deletions start…
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Microsoft Improves Windows Security with a Path to Move Off NTLM

NTLM is a simple and straightforward authentication method for connecting to applications on enterprise servers, but it’s also outdated and insecure. Despite that, NTLM is still widely used, partly because of inertia but also because the preferred replacement Kerberos doesn’t currently cope with some important scenarios. Now Microsoft plans to extend Kerberos in the versions…
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