How to transfer passwords from LastPass to Dashlane

LastPass and Dashlane are both password managers, but they do things differently. Here’s how to transfer passwords from one to the other. Image: Vitalii Vodolazskyi / Adobe Stock If you have used LastPass and then moved to Dashlane, you may be wondering how to transfer your passwords from LastPass to Dashlane. Luckily, it can be … Read more

How to transfer passwords from LastPass to Dashlane

LastPass and Dashlane are both password managers, but they do things differently. Here’s how to transfer passwords from one to the other. Image: Vitalii Vodolazskyi / Adobe Stock If you have used LastPass and then moved to Dashlane, you may be wondering how to transfer your passwords from LastPass to Dashlane. Luckily, it can be … Read more

How to import passwords into 1Password

Jack Wallen walks you through the process of importing passwords from a CSV list into 1Password. Image: monticellllo/Adobe Stock At this point in our timeline, strong passwords have become tantamount to security. The problem is that many people are stuck in the early 2000s and are using simple passwords they can memorize. Unfortunately, those simple … Read more

Samsung Wallet is now available to streamline payment and passwords

First, there was Samsung Wallet. Then it became Samsung Pay. Now, because time is a flat circle, Samsung is bringing the Wallet app back — basically, bringing a lot of existing Samsung services into one app. And this time, there’s crypto! The new Samsung Wallet is available today, and it will take the place of … Read more

Half of IT leaders say passwords too weak for security purposes

Most IT leaders are worried about passwords being stolen at their organization, according to a survey from Ping Identity. Image: Vitalii Vodolazskyi/Adobe Stock Passwords have long been a poor way to protect sensitive accounts and data. Faced with the challenge of adopting a unique and complex password for each account, many people instead turn to … Read more

Apple’s Passkey Replaces Passwords With iPhone and Mac Authentication

In recent months, FIDO has taken a series of important steps to bring the password’s demise closer to reality. In March, FIDO announced it has figured out a way to store the cryptographic keys that sync between people’s devices, calling them “multi-device FIDO credentials” or “passkeys.” This was followed in May by Apple, Microsoft, and … Read more

Apple’s Passkey Replaces Passwords With iPhone and Mac Authentication

In recent months, FIDO has taken a series of important steps to bring the password’s demise closer to reality. In March, FIDO announced it has figured out a way to store the store cryptographic keys that sync between people’s devices, calling them “multi-device FIDO credentials” or “passkeys.” This was followed in May by Apple, Microsoft, … Read more

iOS 16 Lets You See Your Wi-Fi Passwords, Adds Full-Screen Music Player to Lock Screen, More

Apple has announced iOS 16, the latest version of its software with several new features and improvements at the ongoing Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) on Monday. Apple is allowing users to see and manage stored Wi-Fi passwords in iOS 16. It has added a full-screen music player back to the Lock Screen placing album art … Read more

Apple demos Safari’s ‘passkeys’ support in macOS Ventura that will help bring an end to passwords

At its WWDC 2022 event, Apple just demonstrated how Safari in macOS Ventura will support “passkeys,” a sign-in standard that’s built with cross-platform support to enable logins that don’t use passwords at all. Apple isn’t alone in this effort either, as last month Google and Microsoft joined with Apple to announce their new step forward … Read more

How to safely store passwords on a Linux server

Picture: Daniel Chetroni/Shutterstock Should-read safety protection What number of occasions have you ever been engaged on a Linux server (with out a GUI) and wished you had the means to soundly retailer passwords? Having such a characteristic obtainable to your headless servers could be such a time saver. SEE: Password breach: Why popular culture and … Read more