Increasingly, online services are requiring two-factor authentication instead of simple old passwords. Too bad that authentication can be such a hassle. Here's how to make it easier.
Serenity Caldwell, Brad Chacos, Dan Moren, and Jason Snell discuss frustrations with passwords and password breaches, and ways to protect yourself.
As the list of major sites hit by Heartbleed grows, LastPass is helping its users figure out which accounts need password changes.
The new champion isn't much better, though.
Slick and straightforward, F-Secure KEY is a password manager that doesn't bother you with extra features. It stores your passwords, and that's it.
Why log in once when you can log in twice? Two-factor authentication can give you some added protection, and it's fairly easy to set up.
A security breach at Adobe earlier in October will impact at least 38 million users, according to Krebs on Security—and that number could grow because a recent file dump of usernames and hashed passwords taken from Adobe.
For years, 1Password has been the go-to app for managing your secure items—and the newly released version 4 is as good as ever.
Passwarden may not be the absolute best password manager in the market, but it has a few interesting features and, despite its flaws, does many things right.
Even in a marketplace that's becoming increasingly crowded, 1Password stands out as an excellent password management tool for users of all stripes.