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Hackers hold 7 million Dropbox passwords ransom

Dropbox denies it has been compromised as hackers leak hundreds of passwords online and threaten to release millions more.

By October 13, 2014

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How to change your Dropbox password

Hackers say they've stolen millions of Dropbox passwords, though the company says it wasn't hacked. Either way, now may be a good time to update your password.

By October 14, 2014

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The 'I hate passwords' guide

Until a safer, saner alternative is available, we're stuck with an insecure, outdated authentication technique. Here's how to make the best of a bad situation while we wait for services to get serious about verifying identities.

By April 29, 2014

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Take control of password chaos with these six password managers

With continuing security threats, the days of using the same passwords all the time are over. Grab one of these apps to manage your passwords across your devices and secure your digital life.

By April 18, 2014

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Create app-specific passwords for iCloud

In an effort to increase the security level of iCloud accounts, Apple is now requiring app-specific passwords for some third-party apps.

By October 3, 2014

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​Google tests password generator in Chrome browser

Watch out, LastPass and 1Password. Google is experimenting with its own password maker for the Chrome browser, though it's not clear if it will become a permanent fixture.

By September 5, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,545: The end of passwords? Samsung Note 4, Note Edge, Sony announcements

Today we'll follow up on the iCloud hack and ponder a world without passwords, plus we're covering all the major product announcements from Samsung and Sony!

By September 3, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,545: The end of passwords? Samsung Note 4, Note Edge, Sony announcements (podcast)

Today we'll follow up on the iCloud hack and ponder a world without passwords, plus we're covering all the major product announcements from Samsung and Sony!

By September 3, 2014

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How to access 1Password on a Chromebook

Accessing 1Password takes a bit of work to set up on a Chromebook, but it's worth it.

By August 21, 2014

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Get Password Depot password manager (Win) for free

Normally $36, this robust utility will not only manage your existing passwords, but also generate new and potentially much safer ones.

By February 24, 2014