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17 Apps Tech Pros Love (That You Will Too)

The Dashlane password manager is extremely useful to me on a daily basis. The app syncs across devices, keeping the myriad of passwords I use in one secure and encrypted place. You can also keep secure notes, receipts and credit card info in this app and set up sharing for select passwords and notes with others. All in all, it’s a very powerful app that I depend on extensively. - William McSorley, Monarch Alternative Capital LP

Password Manager Firms Blast Back at ‘Leaky Password’ Revelations

1Password, Dashlane, KeePass and LastPass each downplay what researchers say is a flaw in how the utilities manage memory

You happily share passwords for Netflix, HBO and more, despite risks

Most of you probably won't admit to this unsafe behavior, but plenty of you say you would do it.

This high-risk activity so many of you are eager to try: sharing your password.

Here’s how to wrangle your passwords without going crazy

The list of online breaches marches on. You can’t prevent corporations from bungling security and leaking your data. But taking extra care with your logins can minimize the damage. Some best practices are obvious: For instance, you shouldn’t use the same username and password for multiple sites, lest hackers who break into one account can access others. And if you don’t store information–such as credit card numbers–in the first place, it can’t be breached.

A NEW GOOGLE CHROME EXTENSION WILL DETECT YOUR UNSAFE PASSWORDS

Password Checkup” isn’t a password manager but a simple tool that warns you if you’re using a password that’s been exposed in data breaches

The Best Mac Apps

Dashlane

Alongside Keeper, Dashlane is one of PCMag's two Editors' Choice password managers. On the Mac, it's available from the Dashlane websiteor the Mac App Store. Store passwords and personal information, encrypt sensitive documents, auto-fill information, and generate passwords.

LastPass vs Dashlane vs 1Password vs Bitwarden

If you want the best free password manager, you should choose LastPass or Bitwarden.
If you want something that’s more than just a password manager, you should choose Dashlane.
If you want something that’s a one-time purchase, you should choose 1Password

LastPass increases price of Premium plan again

LastPass increased the price of the Premium plan of its password management service in February 2019; this time to $3 per month for a Premium plan, an increase by $1 per month.

LastPass is the maker of a popular password management service. Free and paid versions of LastPass are available, and Home users may upgrade accounts to a Premium or Family plans.

Dashlane Review

If you want the best free password manager, you should choose LastPass or Bitwarden.
If you want something that’s more than just a password manager, you should choose Dashlane.
If you want something that’s a one-time purchase, you should choose 1Password

Why Reused Passwords Could Put Your Tax Information At Risk

In February, TurboTax maker Intuit discovered that a number of user accounts had been breached. While it was not a breach of Intuit’s systems, it was a result of credential stuffing where hackers used old, stolen login credentials to access other accounts. Credential stuffing is only effective if someone uses the same password to secure multiple accounts.