Podcast: How LinkedIn Could Have Avoided a Breach

LinkedIn was using SHA-1 for their password hash. So what went wrong?

Data Privacy PodcastLinkedIn recently experienced a data breach that exposed over 6.5 million hashed passwords.  While few details have been offered about the attack itself, LinkedIn could have avoided this breach if they had proper security processes in place.

Download this podcast to hear Patrick Townsend, Founder & CEO, take a look at what probably happened, what you can do, and why you need to look beyond passwords on your own systems.

This podcast will discuss:

  • How LinkedIn could have avoided a breach
  • How IT Managers should think about Hash methods
  • Recommendations to avoid a data breach like LinkedIn's


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