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Will You Open When a Stranger Knocks? #SocialEngineering

We had the pleasure of having a meeting of the minds with Greger Wikstrand @GregerWikstrand on a recent #IDTheftChat – hosted by the Identity Theft Resource Center @ITRCSD and Eva Velasquez @ITRCCEO. We encourage you to make time to watch this quick 6 minute video in which Greger does a great job of explaining social […]

How Do I Print My Passwords?

A lot of people have asked our support team about printing their passwords stored in Sticky Password. First of all, you need to be aware that: passwords printed on a piece of paper are not protected. If you really do need to print your passwords, please be careful: don’t leave any paper with your passwords lying around, and […]

Importing Data on Your Android Device

The past two weeks, I’ve focused on importing and exporting your secure Sticky Password database on Windows desktops. This week, I’d like to show how to use the exported Sticky Password database and importing it on your Android device. We’ll start by exporting your Sticky Password database just like described in an earlier tutorial. Then we’ll […]

Why Are So Many People Still Using Bad Passwords?

While there’s only 1 reason to have strong passwords [security + privacy] (OK, that’s 2 reasons, but they’re tied at the hip, so let’s call it as it is), there are as many reasons to have bad passwords as there are people with an online account [for the sake of simplicity, we’ll round up to […]

How To Import Your Exported Data

In last week’s tutorial, I showed you how to export your passwords and other data to an encrypted file. Today is the time to show you how to import those exported files to Sticky Password. Click the Sticky Password icon in the lower right corner of your screen and select Open Sticky Password. Click Menu in […]

World Password Day 2-Factor Authentication (2FA) #ChatSTC

World Password Day is May 5 this year! It’s the 4th year of the annual event, and also the 4th year that Sticky Password is proud to be participating. This year, our friends at the National Cyber Security Alliance have coordinated a bunch of events and an all-star twitter chat under the hashtag #ChatSTC around […]

How To Securely Export Your Data

Have you checked out all the export options available with Sticky Password? Today, I’ll show you how to securely export your data in encrypted format. This is very useful when you need to share login credentials for a selected account(s) with a co-worker, family member or friend in safe way. Click the Sticky Password icon in […]

Sticky Password Autolock on Mac

In today’s tutorial we’ll take a quick look at our Mac version. With the current version of Sticky Password for Mac, you may have noticed something new in the menu bar (beginning with Build rev489) – the Sticky Password icon. This is the Sticky Password Agent. The Sticky Password Agent is a component that allows […]

Secure From What? Password Edition

“Do you KNOW where he is?” “…uh, um…” Edna Mode has just shown Helen (aka Elastigirl) the new line of outfits for the entire superhero family – each with its own built-in homing device. Confronted with the direct question, Helen realizes that she really doesn’t know the whereabouts of her husband Bob (aka Mr Incredible), […]

Notifications and Other Settings

Today, we’ll take a look at the notifications and other settings you can turn on/off to make working with Sticky Password even more convenient. Let’s get started. Click the Menu button in the top right corner and select Settings. Click the last tab, Miscellaneous. Here you can see the 4 categories that you can customize as […]