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The Security Risks of Using ‘Forgot My Password’ to Manage Passwords

Being involved in security means that lots of people are only too happy to share their – let’s say – idiosyncratic ideas on how to protect one thing or another. (“Here’s what I do…”) When it comes to passwords, just about everyone has his or her own idea about the best way of staying safe […]

How to Add a New Identity (Video)

Sticky Password allows you to securely store personal data like name, address and other info that is used for form filling. Here’s a quick video showing you how to create an Identity, so that you’ll never have to manually fill in all that info again. I have several Identities saved for the various roles in […]

Handling Accounts with Multiple Logins

If you’re like me, you have at least one website or online account with more than one user login. There are lots of reasons to have several logins to an account like your email account, or shopping sites. For example, you might have one login for personal use, another for work or maybe for a […]

Security and Passwords Aren’t a Technical IQ Test (Audio)

When it comes to your passwords and online security, common sense and awareness often trump technology. Does that surprise or shock you? As you’ll soon hear, it isn’t nearly as controversial as it may seem. I enjoyed listening to a short chat with Urban Schrott, ESET Ireland’s IT Security & Cybercrime Analyst, on Irish radio […]

1-Click Form Filling with Identities

Sticky Password Identities give you 1-click form filling and quick checkout whenever you shop online. Having to type your personal info like your name and address and credit card details every time you sign up on a website or checkout online takes time and can result in mistakes that mean even more retyping. Sticky Password removes […]

Passwords, Online Security and Multitasking

Multi-tasking. Most of us think that we’re really good at it. A high level of confidence in our own ability to do several things at once seems to overcome us when we start walking and chewing gum at the same time. (“Pay attention to what you’re doing, Johnny!”) From then on, the sky is the […]

Creating Strong Passwords with Sticky Password

Today we’ll take a look at how to generate strong passwords using our password generator. Always keep in mind that your passwords are the first line of defense against cyber criminals. Let’s summarize some best practices for strong and smart passwords: Use a unique password for each of your accounts Use a combination of letters, […]

The Digital Disconnect

What’s that, you’ve never heard of the digital disconnect? The digital disconnect is the gulf in communication between those raised in an online, constantly-connected environment and those who came before them. It’s kids versus parents. It’s digital natives versus outsiders. It’s young versus old. It’s virtual reality versus playing outside. It’s social media versus ‘in […]

Autofill and Form Filling Overview for Windows

Sticky Password brings autofill and form filling on your Windows computer right to where you need it – the input fields on the web page. Filling forms has never been this easy. 1. Sticky Password icons in your input fields When Sticky Password is running on your Windows computer and you’re browsing the internet, you’ll […]

Have Password, Will Sell!?

We just went to see the new Jason Bourne movie. Without giving anything away, the movie is light on accuracy as far as computers and cyber security go. For example, whoever approved the throwaway line that they were going to “use SQL to corrupt their databases” should get a new fact checker. But I guess […]