Passwords – The Cure For What Ails You

My hat is off to Mauricio Estrella. He tells a wonderful and inspirational story that begins with two things in life that everyone knows are depressing: divorce and passwords. There he was, a man just going through the motions when he discovered that those motions were exactly what he needed to get his life in […]

National Geographic Presents The Perfect Password

We’ve been fans of National Geographic for as long as we can remember. We love the magazine and their wildlife documentaries! Just writing this brings up a picture in our mind of a pride of lions lounging in the hot sun of the Serengeti! Now we’ve come across this short video on creating the perfect […]

Larry Bridwell Talks About Passwords with Hannah Kuchler of the Financial Times

Hannah Kuchler of the Financial Times talks with our Larry Bridwell and other industry leaders about the future of authentication – i.e. passwords. Advances in authentication methods have long predicted the demise of the password however there are many reasons why existing security techniques will be with us for the foreseeable future. In a “the more […]

Passwords Made Them Do It

A news station in Denver, Colorado, recently did an investigative report claiming that the local Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) was biased because of a list of joke passwords that was being passed around the office. (Scroll down to watch the video.) Here’s our anchorman: “The idea here is that you walk in and they’ve […]

Hackers and the Passwords They Use

Passwords are the Achilles’ heel of the average hacker. Just think how unfair it would be, if hackers were able to break into other people’s accounts while at the same time they were protected by strong login credentials. As it is, a recent study reveals that hackers are just as much at risk as the […]

Passwords, Uniquely

“Create your own visual style… let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others.” Orson Welles (1915-1985) A key element of a strong password is that it must be unique. No copying! Lorrie Faith Cranor has flipped this axiom on its head. Lorrie, a professor of computer science at Carnegie Mellon University in […]

How to Change Your eBay Password

eBay is advising its customers to change their passwords after hackers used a cyber-attack to gain access to its database. The latest news is that personal data from 145 million customer accounts was stolen! Here’s the quick way to change your eBay password Go to www.ebay.com and sign in to your account. Click My eBay in […]

eBay Got Hacked – Now What?

You should change your password on eBay. ASAP. We changed ours. It was easy but necessary. Here’s why. Earlier today, eBay announced: “eBay Inc. to Ask eBay Users to Change Passwords” People frequently ask us how a password manager helps protect them against a corporate breach like this. It’s simple – as long are there are […]

World Password Day 2014

World Password Day 2014 In January 2013, Deloitte analysts estimated that 90% of all passwords are simple enough to be hacked in seconds.1 Since then, Heartbleed headlines prompted Internet users to change their passwords, yet only 38% of users did.2 We want to change that. Observed every May 7th, World Password Day asks people to […]

Importing Firefox Passwords into Sticky Password

Add security to your passwords by exporting them from the web browsers you use into Sticky Password. Your passwords will be secure in the encrypted Sticky Password database. To import your Firefox passwords, right-click on the Sticky Password icon in the lower right corner and select Open Sticky Password. In the Main User Interface window […]