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PWGen: Create cryptographically secure passwords or passphrases

These days, everyone should come with an additional layer of security for one’s online accounts. No matter whether this is your social media account, email account or internet banking account, it’s essential to set an exceptionally strong and difficult to […]

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Brute Force Attacks – Definition and Prevention

There are many methods hackers use to get into a computer, computer network, a website or an online service. Carrying out a Brute Force Attack is one of them. It is one of the simplest, yet time consuming method to hack […]

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What is Microsoft’s policy about lost Windows passwords?

The Windows operating system, includes log in protection to help prevent unauthorized access to the computer. When anyone tries to access a computer, if the user has set a password, he will be asked to provide the password, only after […]

How to see and manage saved passwords in Opera

Opera web browser includes a built-in password manager that will save your username, paswword and online forms which may be required for logging into websites. We  have already seen how we can manage Passwords in Internet Explorer using Credentials Manager– […]

Manage and view saved passwords in Chrome browser

In this post, we will see how to manage and view saved passwords in Google Chrome web browser. Chrome will save your login usernames and passwords for the various  websites you visit. When you save them, it will automatically complete […]

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Prevent users from changing Password in Windows 10/8/7

There may be times when you may want to restrict or prevent users from changing Password in Windows 10/8. The reasons could be many – maybe you have two users using the same user account to log into Windows, and […]

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Enable and use Chrome built-in Password Generator

Not many of you may know this. Google Chrome browser includes a built-in Password Generator, which can generate complex passwords for you, when you are signing up for new online services. Currently, it is not enabled by default, you will […]

LastPass Password Manager Review

With LastPasssPassword Manager, you have to remember only one password and it is the master password to access your password vault. That is why they advertise it as “Last password you have to remember”, you got your answer that you’ll […]

How Internet Explorer 11 now stores Passwords

Microsoft recently enumerated the changes it incorporated in Password Policy and Autocomplete Forms in Internet Explorer 11, to reduce the confusion in users about their passwords being recalled on one site but not another. People, although not inclined, have the […]

Automate your login and online transactions with Dashlane Free

Dashlane is a free password manager that comes with an exceptional auto fill features and a secure digital wallet. Dashlane is available in free and premium versions, but here we may discuss only about those features that are available free […]

Trend Micro DirectPass Password Manager for sensitive logins

We have already had a look at some free online password managers, as well as some free password manager software, including PassBox, earlier. Today, I would like to introduce you to Trend Micro DirectPass Password Manager – from the makers of Trend Micro […]

F-Secure KEY: New password manager freeware for Windows 10/8/7

Leading security company F-Secure has launched a new Password Manager, F-Secure KEY, for Windows, Android, iOS and Mac operating systems. F-Secure KEY will sync all you passwords between all your devices and automatically fill out the credentials to make logging […]

How to password protect PDF File in Word 2016/2013

Microsoft Word possesses the built-in ability to save documents as PDF. It doesn’t require you to download a converter to get the job done. Earlier, we had learned how to password protect Office documents. Today, we see the method of […]

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How to force Internet Explorer to save passwords…again!

Internet Explorer might not offer to remember your password if you’ve previously declined to store the password by clicking “No” in the prompt, when the auto-complete feature was on. This is because, you opted for No, this keyword “No” is […]