Passwords

Firefox may soon ask for the Windows Password to interact with saved passwords

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/03/18/firefox-may-soon-ask-for-the-windows-password-to-interact-with-saved-passwords/

a week ago

Mozilla plans to introduce a change to the password management system of the organization's Firefox web browser on Windows that improves the security of the data. Firefox users may save logins using […]

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Hapless 'AWS engineer' spilled customer passwords, keys on public GitHub repo

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/23/aws_engineer_customer_credentials_github/

2 months ago

Only up for five hours, but that's plenty of time for the wrong person to spot it

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Hapless AWS engineer spilled passwords, keys, confidential internal training info, customer messages on public GitHub

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/23/aws_engineer_credentials_github/

2 months ago

Only up for five hours, but that's plenty of time for the wrong person to spot it

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LastPass stores passwords so securely, not even its users can access them

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/01/20/lastpass_outage/

2 months ago

Updated Login management service sulks in days-long TITSUP* for some

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Kee is a Firefox and Chrome extension that can auto-fill passwords from KeePass

https://www.ghacks.net/2020/01/08/kee-is-a-firefox-and-chrome-extension-that-can-auto-fill-passwords-from-keepass/

3 months ago

A couple of weeks ago, LastPass changed hands, again. Some of my friends ditched it and moved on to BitWarden as a consequence. While I see the advantages of using cloud-based services […]

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Microsoft: 44 million Microsoft accounts use leaked passwords

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/06/microsoft-44-million-microsoft-accounts-use-leaked-passwords/

4 months ago

Microsoft ran a password-reuse analysis on over three billion company accounts in 2019 to find out how many of the used password were in use by Microsoft customers. The company collected password […]

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You'e yping i wong: macOS Catalina stops Twitter desktop app from accepting B, L, M, R, and T in passwords

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/30/macos_catalina_twitter/

5 months ago

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Google Password audits all your passwords to reveal weak, reused or compromised passwords

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/03/google-password-audits-all-your-passwords-to-reveal-weak-reused-or-compromised-passwords/

6 months ago

Google Password, an online service that stores passwords of user accounts, may now audit all stored passwords to reveal weak, reused or compromised passwords to the account owner. The company announced the […]

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The NetCAT is out of the bag: Intel chipset exploited to sniff SSH passwords as they're typed over the network

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/10/intel_netcat_side_channel_attack/

7 months ago

Video Cunning data-snooping side-channel technique is tough to exploit, Chipzilla warns

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