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Hacking Password Managers
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DAVIDINIL
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DAVIDINIL,
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7/15/2014 | 10:08:58 AM
Re: trusting a password manager?
Especially considering some sites, like Yahoo Mail, seem to want me to change my PW on a regular basis.  Enough already. 
andre.boysen
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7/15/2014 | 12:08:07 PM
Re: trusting a password manager?
Password managers are a stop gap measure that makes the best of a bad design. Of all the methods users can employ to manage online life, they are the least of all evils if well used by a good provider.


Important is to move to a model without passwords as the primary security mechanism.

 

 
anon9011498124
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anon9011498124,
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9/16/2014 | 3:31:43 PM
Re: trusting a password manager?
Nice article. My advice to everyone is to use any password manager available which fits their needs and to use different and super strong passwords for every site they have an account on. Or maybe if their memories are that great that they can remember passwords like brKir7j&^@RC7&IK, they can use their brains and feel pain in the neck :)I have found a free version of Sticky Password some time ago and converted it to the paid version after using it for a couple of weeks. Used it ever since without problems. 
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