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Why I'm turning over password management to Dashlane

This utility is so good, I'm even going to pay for the premium version.

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Password thieves target blogs, content management sites

Hackers are increasingly turning to brute force attacks aimed at snaring credentials.

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Will smartphones kill passwords on all platforms?

The development of reliable biometric technology, particularly useful on mobile devices, could replace passwords on other platforms as well.

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Why storing passwords in Chrome is a bad idea

Google’s Web browser offers no protection to secure and protect your saved passwords.

Where do people get those terrible passwords?

A Google survey reveals most of us are still quite unimaginative (and not secure) with our choice of passwords.

Tech Tip: Getting a password manager

Having a hard time keeping all your password information straight? A password manager can take the guesswork out of logging in.

Tech Tip: Getting a password manager

Tired of trying to remember too many passwords? A good password management utility requires you to just keep one in mind.

Petition Against Passwords pushes next-gen security

Critics are urging the end of passwords, but skeptics say the alternatives not yet ready for prime time.

Put your passwords in your pocket and take them everywhere you go

Password managers help you keep more passwords than you can memorize. Eric asked if he could carry one on a flash drive.

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Ban passwords, say advocates of alternative authentication

Passwords are obsolete, says a group of Silicon Valley tech companies who have formed a public advocacy campaign called Petition Against Passwords.

Review: Dashlane is a robust password manager with a gorgeous interface

Dashlane is an powerful and flexible password manager for every level of experience that's also useful for form-filling, expense tracking, and more.