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  1. Securing the Internet: Let's Encrypt to release first security certificates September 7Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Linux Today

    Some days it seems like the Internet is about as secure as an over-filled diaper. There's always crap leaking from seamy businesses, such as Ashley Madison ; the Federal government, OPM and IRS ; and even security companies like LastPass .

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  2. Review: Trend Micro Password Manager 3.5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | PC Magazine

    ... passwords again in a new program? Trend Micro isn't friendly to those wanting to jump ship. It will import from LastPass 3.0 , but not from any other competing product. As expected, Trend Micro notices when you log in to a site manually and offers ...

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  3. 9 Chrome extensions (and 1 Firefox extension) that should be ported toRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | CIO

    ... will be a version for Edge. Along with storing login IDs and corresponding passwords for sites you regularly visit, LastPass audits the strength of passwords you already have, and includes a tool to help you generate stronger passwords. It can also ...

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  4. DalekSek is giving away his LastPass WinRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | EduGeek

    DalekSek has kindly decided to give his LastPass Premium he won on the EduGeek competition. To win go to his thread: and follow the instructions below before 1pm Monday : In the recent Sysadmin day I won the years subscription to https://lastpass.com/ , at first I was like I FINALLY WON SOMETHING IN MY LIFE! but after looking at the website I am afraid its not for me as luckily I am blessed with good memory! So instead of letting it go to waste I thought why not let someone else have it! In 100 words or less explain why you want it and it must include at least 1 Monty Python reference .

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  5. LastPass CompetitionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | EduGeek

    In the recent Sysadmin day I won the years subscription to https://lastpass.com/ , at first I was like I FINALLY WON SOMETHING IN MY LIFE! but after looking at the website I am afraid its not for me as luckily I am blessed with good memory! So instead of letting it go to waste I thought why not let someone else have it! In 100 words or less explain why you want it and it must include at least 1 Monty Python reference .

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  6. Bitdefender hack the latest cyberattack on security vendorsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | TechTarget

    ... secrets. Kaspersky said no customer data was affected in the breach. Similarly, cloud-based password manager LastPass was recently breached , resulting in exposed customer emails and hashed passwords. Although the encryption measures taken to ...

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  7. One of the best mobile security apps around is now completely free to downloadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Boy Genius

    ... can handle that for you, and one of them is now available as a free download on smartphones, tablets or desktop. LastPass announced on Tuesday that it's going to offer the app free of charge to new users. However, the Premium version of LastPast ...

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  8. LastPass switches to freemium model to encourage take upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | BetaNews

    With increasing numbers of credentials being stolen in data breaches it makes sense to use a password manager to protect your online accounts. Popular password manager LastPass is encouraging users to make the leap by making its service available free on mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets from today.

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  9. LastPass' Freemium Model Now Available on Mobile DevicesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Freshnews

    LastPass , the world's most popular password manager, today announces that new users can get started with the service for free on mobile devices, including smartphones or tablets. This new model also enables first-time users to sync data across the same device type they get started on, without needing to upgrade to LastPass Premium.

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  10. How to Avoid the Surprising Risks of Password Security QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Switched

    ... a password manager. You can avoid having to answer security questions by using a password manager such as Dashlane, LastPass, KeePass, an approach some security pros use. Sure, the password manager might respond to a security question with a ...

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  11. Harvard CISO shares 5 pearls of IT security wisdomRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | ComputerWorld

    ... also want to offer them tools, whether it's things like password managers [Harvard has done an extensive pilot with LastPass via Internet2] or pieces like 2-step verification. (3) We want to make sure that people click wisely, going back to phishing ...

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  12. Harvard CISO shares 5 pearls of IT security wisdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | CIO

    ... also want to offer them tools, whether it's things like password managers [Harvard has done an extensive pilot with LastPass via Internet2] or pieces like 2-step verification. (3) We want to make sure that people click wisely, going back to phishing ...

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  13. Protect your information after a data breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | USA Today

    ... you aren't on a secure connection, and you should wait to access your bank. Finally, use a password manager like LastPass or 1Password to make sure all your passwords are different, Westin says. Change them at least every 90 days. "If you have the ...

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  14. How to Keep Your Data Safe While TravelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Men's Journal

    ... your carrier) and connect to that. Use a Password Manager Most experts recommend using a service like 1Password or LastPass , which allows you to remember only one pass phrase for its site but generates long, complex passwords for every other site ...

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  15. The Five Online Security Measures You're Probably Doing WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... in changing it on a regular basis. One less thing to do. Action: Install a password manager such as 1Password or LastPass . Create new, strong passwords for each account and store them in the password manager. 35 percent of the experts surveyed ...

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  16. Top 5 tips from cybersecurity experts on staying safe onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... down on a file that could be leaked (as an engineer at Hacking Team reportedly did). Using a password manager like LastPass, 1Password or Keepass is the secure, safe(r) way of doing that. "Password managers change the whole calculus, because they ...

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  17. Online Security: How The Experts Keep SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | InformationWeek

    ... management companies. That may not be an entirely unreasonable stance, given the recently reported breach of LastPass . However, experts observed that using a password manager allows people to have passwords that are both strong and unique . ...

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  18. Websites, Please Stop Blocking Password Managers. It's 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Wired

    ... believe they're improving the situation by forcing people to actually type passwords in," Joe Seigrist, the CEO of LastPass, a password manager company, told WIRED in an email. (It's important to point out that LastPass itself was hacked earlier in ...

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  19. AppRiver Releases Q2 Global Security ReportRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | PRWeb

    AppRiver, LLC, a leading provider of email messaging and Web security solutions , today released results from its Q2 Global Security Report, a detailed summary and analysis of malware and spam trends traced between April and June 2015. During the second quarter of 2015, AppRiver quarantined 4.7 billion spam messages , down from 5.5 billion spam messages in Q1, 2015.

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  20. Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... protect its customers privacy. Without it, why even bother using a discreet service? If a password manager such as LastPass was hacked - truly hacked, not simply having some email addresses visible as happened a few weeks ago - the service would be ...

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