Popular password manager app, Dashlane has been updated to version 4.0
The app as you may already be aware, is a cross platform one, available for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows devices.
The new update is available for all of the platforms, but we’re going to take a look at the Windows version’s update. First of all, the app’s UI has been given a major makeover, which is a refreshingly good one too.
Here is a screenshot of Dashlane 3, which in comparison with the v4 screenshot featured above, looks a tad dull.
Dashlane 4 has changed the colours of most areas, including the toolbar, and some buttons, to make it look more modern-ish. [...]
Trend Micro, the popular security research firm, and anti-virus maker, is the latest to have been at the receiving end of criticism from Tavis Ormandy.
The Google Project Zero engineer, has slammed the antivirus maker, for security vulnerabilities in its products.
Ormandy has previously discovered vulnerabilities, in products from ESET, Kaspersky, and AVG, to name a few.
The issue was that the Trend Micro antivirus, installs a password manager app, which was actually the vulnerable component. The app which starts automatically upon boot, was written in node.js makes several HTTP RPC (Remote Procedure Calls), which were open to arbitrary code [...]
LastPass has updated all of its browser extensions to version 4.0.
And the new version brings in a brand new UI.
The first change is to the dropdown menu, which appears when you click the LastPass icon. This is what it looks like in version 4.0.
Click on the LastPass Vault option. This will bring up a pop-up tutorial, which walks you through the new features and changes in version 4.0. Should you wish to view it again you can do so from the sidebar on the left of the Vault.
The Vault has a Card based look with a flat design, and a new Quick Add Button with a + icon. Click on the button to add a new site, secure note, form fill [...]
About a week ago, we reported that Google has begun testing a new way to let users log into their accounts, without using a password.
This tech requires you to have your smartphone at hand, using which you must authorize the login request.
It is a new form of 2-factor authentication. But, what if there was a way to login to web services, without even using your password or a phone authentication method? This will soon become reality thanks to a new product, called Everykey, which is backed by John McAfee.
McAfee, is a name renowned in computer security, thanks to the Antivirus software which he founded and named after himself.
However, he is not [...]