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22

August 2015

Introduction to Password Managers

by Alexandre Denault, on PC, MacOs, Linux, Passwords, Security

Given the ridiculous number of high profile hacks, password security is more important than ever. Proper password etiquette can be summarizes to two rules : Use strong passwords (composed of characters and digits, no dictionary words) Do not reuse passwords in more than one place The problem is that passwords are difficult to remember because of the first rule, and you need a large number of them because of the second…