Everything You Need to Know About Password Managers :: Consumer Reports | INTELIGENCIA GLOBAL | Scoop.it

"Confused about password managers? They're simpler than you might think.
By Andrew Chaikivsky
February 07, 2017


"If you haven’t gotten around to using a password manager yet—one of the top safety practices recommended by security experts—you’re not alone. Even Lorrie Cranor, the just-departed chief technologist at the Federal Trade Commission, who helped protect consumers from online crimes, only started using one in late 2016. “I’ve been advocating password managers for years but I’d never actually tried one,” Cranor says.

"These services can help defend against criminals by generating and storing a different password—one that's long and complicated—for each of your online accounts. But deciding which password manager to trust with the keys to your online life may seem daunting."


Via Jim Lerman, Miloš Bajčetić