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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 […]

How to Use Software Patching to Improve Your Internet Security

Today tutorial covers the general topic How to Use Software Patching to Improve Your Internet Security.  Sticky Password CTO Pavel Krcma was recently part of a panel of 15 security experts who shared their views on the importance of patching for online security with Heimdal Security, and we thought you would find it interesting. Here’s Pavel […]

That’s Not a Password. THAT’s a Password! #ChatSTC

Crocodile Dundee sure had a way with words, didn’t he?! 🙂 Remember the scene when he and Sue were walking back to the hotel in New York City? Up comes a guy flashing a switchblade, which only makes Dundee laugh as he pulls out his very impressive bush knife. The would-be mugger gets away with […]

Database Clean Up

In the previous tutorial I introduced you to all the synchronization options available with Sticky Password. While many of you enjoy the security, flexibility and other benefits of using secure cloud applications (like Dropbox, Sticky Password sync, and others), some prefer a more local approach and even greater control. Regardless of your view of the cloud, Sticky […]