Password Tech : Generate and Store Strong Passwords Easily

Password Tech is a portable program for generating very very strong passwords and passphrases. While other password generators use a random number generator based on the local system time, Password Tech uses system entropy state based on indeterminable and unrepeatable state of things such as mouse clicks, pointer movements, keystrokes and more. This makes is Read More …

Microsoft Found 44 Million Leaked Passwords – How to Pick a Strong Password

Recently Microsoft published about how they have found 44 million Microsoft account passwords matching with those with leaked credentials collected through various data breaches in the past. This is a very alarming number of passwords and Microsoft is now forcibly resetting the passwords of those Microsoft accounts having credentials matching with the databases of known Read More …

Create Strong Passwords Anytime with Your Own PasswordCard

We carry all sorts of cards in our wallets – debit cards, credit cards, library cards, identity cards, business cards and many other types of cards. But now you might want to carry one more rather important card called PasswordCard. It is a card containing eight multi-colored rows of randomly selected alphanumeric characters. Using this Read More …

Password Checkup for Chrome : Find if Any Data Breaches Affect You

Google has released a new extension for the Chrome web browser called Password Checkup. This new extension can tell you whether any of your recently used passwords were involved in any of the known data breaches. You have to install this extension in your Chrome browser and then it will inform you whenever any of Read More …

Strong Passwords Need Entropy (SPNE) : Tests How Strong Your Passwords Are

Many of us remember reading about the term “entropy” from the school physics book or the thermodynamics book in the university. But entropy is also a concept in cryptography – the part of information technology that deals in encryption and decryption of data. If you want to know about various ciphers and hashing algorithms then Read More …

Kaspersky Secure Password Check Shows How Strong Your Password Is

There are many different ways to get a strong password – there are online password generators (like the Norton password generator), there are offline password generators tools (like our PassGen tool), some of the web browsers like Google Chrome come with an automatic password suggestion feature and then there are smartphone apps that can generate Read More …