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Password Management Resources

I wrote last week about the stunning password and user name theft that Hold Security had unearthed (“Cautionary Note About Hold Security”; August 12).  In that blog, I mentioned Graham Cluley’s important discovery about the fee that Hold Security would charge consumers who wanted to find out if any of their passwords and user names had been breached.   450 more words

LastPass Down - No Problem

Lately, LastPass servers went down and it was unavailable online. Below is one option to have your passwords available and ready to use even when LastPass is not working in Online mode. 69 more words


Everything You Need to Know About the Massive Russian Hack

On Tuesday, The New York Times published a report revealing that more than 1 billion username and password combinations had been stolen by a Russian cyber gang… 568 more words


Get your passwords under control

You recall, in last months column ( here ) we  talked about the importance of encrypting all your data at all times when not in use. 1,578 more words


Go-to Applications for Managing My Personal Life

Here is a list of applications that I rely on for all my day-to-day personal activities:

* no-cost application downloads/installation required

This comes out to about $75/year.   27 more words

Home Life

Sharing passwords within the family

While daddy may be a geek, mummy REALLY isn’t. This has caused daddy some real headaches when it comes to shared accounts as he likes to use complex passwords that mummy NEVER remembers. 862 more words


Two Vulnerabilities in LastPass Fixed and Disclosed; Study Shows

Two vulnerabilities in the popular password manager service LastPass have been fixed and disclosed, according to ITWorld. Both were discovered last year in August and were immediately addressed. 8 more words