1Password updates Windows edition with One-Time Password clipboard support
July 31, 2017 – 11:35 | No Comment
1Password updates Windows edition with One-Time Password clipboard support

A password manager should be an essential tool. Unless you’re prepared to use the same password across many sites (which is a huge security hazard) or have a memory like Einstein, trying to remember all your …

KeePass 2.34 released, tightens update checking security
June 13, 2016 – 07:52 | Comments Off on KeePass 2.34 released, tightens update checking security
KeePass 2.34 released, tightens update checking security

Open-source password-management tool KeePass 2.34 has been released for Windows. The new release’s headline feature is a digitally signed version information file, which is used to check for updates.
The feature was unveiled after a potential …

Signal Desktop first beta released
December 3, 2015 – 09:08 | Comments Off on Signal Desktop first beta released
Signal Desktop first beta released

Edward Snowden-endorsed developer Open Whisper Systems has announced the first public beta of Signal Desktop, a secure chat app for Chrome.
The new release enables users of its popular mobile app, Signal Private Messenger, to carry …

1Password for Windows 4.0 released, tightens security, adds new features
June 18, 2014 – 10:22 | Comments Off on 1Password for Windows 4.0 released, tightens security, adds new features
1Password for Windows 4.0 released, tightens security, adds new features

Toronto security firm AgileBits has completed its round of major updates to its secure password storage service with the release of 1Password for Windows 4.0. With version 4, AgileBits has revamped the Windows build, significantly …

1Password 4.5 for iOS complete rebuild, 1Password 4.3 for Mac improves mini tool, sync and export
April 23, 2014 – 08:44 | Comments Off on 1Password 4.5 for iOS complete rebuild, 1Password 4.3 for Mac improves mini tool, sync and export
1Password 4.5 for iOS complete rebuild, 1Password 4.3 for Mac improves mini tool, sync and export

AgileBits Inc has released 1Password for iOS 4.5, a major rewrite of its password management tool for iPhone and iPad. The release is accompanied by a less radical, but still relatively major, upgrade to the …

Maintain your email privacy with ShazzleMail
February 24, 2014 – 09:04 | Comments Off on Maintain your email privacy with ShazzleMail
Maintain your email privacy with ShazzleMail

Email may be a quick and convenient way to exchange messages, but it’s not exactly private. Or secure. Key details about the email are sent in plain text, your message is held on a server …

KeePass 2.25 released, introduces new auto-key sending engine, improves entry attachment handling
February 4, 2014 – 13:26 | Comments Off on KeePass 2.25 released, introduces new auto-key sending engine, improves entry attachment handling
KeePass 2.25 released, introduces new auto-key sending engine, improves entry attachment handling

Dominik Reichl has released KeePass 2.25 for Windows. The open-source password management tool allows users to manage both offline and online passwords via a secure, encrypted container, and is also available in portable form.
Version 2.25 …

O&O SafeErase 7.0 promises to securely shred data more quickly than before
December 17, 2013 – 12:03 | Comments Off on O&O SafeErase 7.0 promises to securely shred data more quickly than before
O&O SafeErase 7.0 promises to securely shred data more quickly than before

Berlin developer O&O Software GmbH has released O&O SafeErase Professional 7.0, a major update to its secure delete tool for Windows PCs. Version 7.0, also available in 64-bit form adds Windows 8.1 compatibility and promises …

Securely delete confidential files with BitKiller
November 20, 2013 – 07:25 | Comments Off on Securely delete confidential files with BitKiller
Securely delete confidential files with BitKiller

If you ever work with personal or confidential documents then you’ve probably considered using a shredder, a tool which overwrites your files so they can’t be recovered by others. And there are plenty around: Googling …

East-Tec Eraser 2014 v11.0 comes with full Windows 8 support, revamped interface
November 11, 2013 – 11:22 | Comments Off on East-Tec Eraser 2014 v11.0 comes with full Windows 8 support, revamped interface
East-Tec Eraser 2014 v11.0 comes with full Windows 8 support, revamped interface

Romanian privacy developer East-Tec has released Eraser 2014 v11.0, a major new update (with facelift) of its online privacy protection tool for Windows.
The app, which promises to securely delete all internet and computer activity via …

KeePass 2.24 released, continues to tweak itself towards password management perfection
November 4, 2013 – 08:21 | Comments Off on KeePass 2.24 released, continues to tweak itself towards password management perfection
KeePass 2.24 released, continues to tweak itself towards password management perfection

Open-source password manager KeePass 2.24 has been released for Windows. The tool, which allows users to manage a variety of online and offline passwords via a secure, encrypted container, boasts a number of minor new …