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Managing client passwords

I am just starting up a small website development business and one of the issues I am having is remembering passwords and account information for clients hosting, cpanel, ftp accounts etc. I was ...
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Location of passwords file in Firefox 15 (Windows 8)?

On Windows 8, where does Firefox save a users password? I think on older Firefox versions it was in "signons.txt" but I couldn't find this file on my entire hard drive - so perhaps this has changed in ...
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Making Firefox remember multiple user name/passwords for the same site

I have several gmail logins for different purposes (work, home, other family members, etc.). Firefox happily remembers them all, but my problem is that it no longer even asks if want to remember the ...
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samba sync password with unix password on debian wheezy

I installed samba on my server and I am trying to write a script to spare me the two steps to add user, e.g.: adduser username smbpasswd -a username My smb.conf states: # This boolean parameter ...
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FreeBSD password file

What would be FreeBSD password file equivalent of linux /etc/shadow and /etc/passwd? Is it the same? According to what I heard /etc/passwd exists in FreeBSD, but not sure in case of /etc/shadow.
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Unable to configure auto-type for BZWBK in Keepass 1.2

Unable to configure auto-type for BZWBK in Keepass 1.2 BZWBK have this special form for entering password... (set of small fields - separate for every letter) Good security measure but how to use ...
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How to edit FF passwords without extensions (directly in FF config files)?

How to edit FireFox passwords manually ? Here I've been given answer how to do this with extension: Saving passwords for pages that redirect on login ( Chrome and FF ) How to do this without ...
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Saving passwords for pages that redirect on login ( Chrome and FF )

There are pages which redirect after successful login. It makes impossible to click on "save password" prompt. How to save passwords for such websites in convenient way ? ( Chrome , Firefox )
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Is there a way to audit the security of my passwords on the web?

With so many websites with unique login systems, is there a way for me to track, and improve the quality of my login credentials on various accounts while limiting the risk of someone gaining access ...
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Sharing admin passwords with coworkers in small IT company

We are a small IT provider with couple of employees. We'd like to share a lot of customer password data we need to maintain the customer services. What password repository software there exist which ...
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How to remember user name and password on website that prevent browsers from doing so

The example website is manuscript central: eg: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/ele It does not appear to use the html autocomplete blocking tag.
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Can I use multiple URLs in the URL field of KeePass?

I am using KeePass version 2.19. What I would like to do is have more than just one URL address associated with a given user name and password. The entry for a given website might look something like ...
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Is there a KeePass profile that includes uppercase and special characters?

I'd like a keepass profile that generates passwords like A@2f701@4fvzq The only formats I see are MAC Address and all lowercase and digits. Is there a way to setup a profile with more entropy? (...
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How do I securely store and manage 180 passwords?

I have about 180 passwords for different websites and web services. They are all stored in one single password protected Excel document. As the list gets longer I am more and more concerned about its ...
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Store my password, and don't give it back to me for a certain time [closed]

I have exams and I have to study very much. But, there are some web applications and social network sites that take too much time of mine. I need an application (preferred a web application, a local ...
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Different SSH/Login Password From SUDO Password

I'd like to use a different password to elevate my user to sudo status than the password I use to login (either via GUI, shell, or SSH) to my account. Is this possible? EDIT: Since setting the root ...
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Losing the saved Network Authentication password information

I have a customer that has several PC's on a network. Most are Windows XP, a few are Windows 7. For some reason on 1 XP PC, the user name and password to the server is not being retained in the (...
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John the ripper - not showing cracked passwords

I am using jtr to perform an audit on our admin passwords. It's cracked a few which showed on the screen, however when I try and get them to show again with the --show command, it says it hasn't done ...
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Chrome does not ask me to save password for some websites

Why Chrome asks to store some website passwords, but not for other websites?
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Altering a base password for different sites

With the big amount of websites that require a registration or provide a benefit for registering, it is impossible to device and remember a unique password for every account we have. A possible ...
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Making it Easier for Older Users to Login to Multiple Accounts

I currently do consulting for a small business that has multiple applications that they need to login too. I'm trying to get them to start using Basecamp and Zendesk to make all of our lives easier ...
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Password change not sticking for local administrator account

I change the password for the local administrator account while logged in as the administrator, and the passwords stays if I log-off and log-on, but when I restart, it changes back to the previous ...
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Dropbox-friendly password manager for XP, OSX and Android

I've been using Password Safe for years, but there are two problems: It doesn't play nicely with Dropbox - I constantly get conflicts as it keeps the password file open on both ends. I now use a ...
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gnome keyring password after changing distribution from fedora to debian

I changed one system from Fedora 14 to Debian stable. Our user homes are on a NFS share. So they have been exactly remounted into the new system. It seems all is running fine, but when using passwords ...
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Multiplattform password safe

I'm looking for a password safe/manager software which runs on Windows, OS X and iOS. Since we are several people using the same database/file, it's very important for us, that it can synchronize ...
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Local offline Linux application similar to supergenpass?

I would like to store my passwords locally in a way similar to what Supergenpass does: using a master password mix a domain name example.com with a username exampleuser and generate a unique password ...
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Trying to find a password manager that does not require sync through “the cloud”

I am interested in a password manager that synchronizes between iOS/Android/WP7 and Windows 7. And does not require me to synchronize through or store my passwords on an online service. Does such a ...
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The share password is not saved and the system keeps prompting for it

I set my share to full control on computer A, but when I access the share from computer B, it prompts me for password. Also, when I type in the password in the password dialog box, it works fine, ...
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Weekly password change?

I want an app that will change all server password for me on a weekly basis (whm and cpanel) and allow for an easy way for admins to get this new password each week. (I want to tighten security). I ...
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How do I change the password for an NNTP server in Thunderbird?

Running Thunderbird 8.0 on Windows 7 Pro 64 bit. I have an NNTP server that has public and private forums on it. I thus have two accounts set up, one for NNTP with no credentials, and one with a ...
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How can I export the saved wireless networks in Win7?

I am about formating my computer. I would like to know whether is possible to export all saved wireless networks and restore them back. I have about 50, mostly from clients, and I don't want to mark ...
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Can I log on to Windows by drawing a pattern instead of entering a password?

Is there any software to replace the Windows password login with pattern login like we do on Android? There is already software which replaces the login screen with face detection login. There might ...
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Linux password manager program

I' m looking for a Linux password manager, to manage my large number of passwords. I've always been using Keepass, but recently switched to Arch and you really feel this is not a native Linux ...
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Change Master Password from Unknown in Firefox

So, it seems I've somehow forgotten my Master Password for Firefox. Stranger still, Firefox is actually prompting me for the password on startup for some unknown reason. To troubleshoot why Firefox ...
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How to force Chrome to remember a password? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I force Google Chrome to remember passwords? Chrome is not trying to remember a password on web.ebuddy.com Is there a way to force Chrome to remember a password for ...
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How can I force chrome to remember my passwords? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I force Google Chrome to remember passwords? On most sites, chrome has stored my passwords, however, on one particular site (paypal.com) I can't get it to ask if I want ...
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changed password is not updated for chroot-ed environment

I have a RHEL box or development. I changed my user and root passwords on it and I can see the change in effect. However, I have a chroot environment on this box and the changed passwords do not work ...
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What Mac OS tool do you use to generate random passwords for logins? [closed]

What Mac OS tool do you use to generate random passwords for logins, and back them up (encrypted) in case your computer dies?
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Reset All My Passwords

I know there are some great apps out there for keeping track of passwords (see how-do-you-keep-track-of-all-your-passwords if you aren't familiar). I'm interested in additional features for managing ...
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What trickery does Microsoft employ that makes it difficult or impossible to save your Live login credentials?

On Microsoft's Live single sign on system they seem to employ some kind of trickery to prevent browsers from wanting to save passwords. (Or at the very least Firefox behaves as such). I have the ...
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Opera: cannot save additional Gmail login details in wand

I have a couple of gmail accounts that I log in to using Opera's wand. The problem is that I cannot save login details for any additional accounts: the wand save password dialog never pops up, instead ...
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Password-Sync (browser) with AUTH TLS support?

I'm looking for a addon/plugin or standalone software-solution to sync passwords with my own servers by using AUTH TLS. In fact, I do not trust projects like Firefox-Sync or LASTPASS and my superior ...
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How do I convert from rtf to KeePass?

I am looking for people who can recommend a good strategy into converting my passwords.rtf file into KeePass. My passwords.rtf document looks like this and contains about 70 entries, so manual entry ...
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Google Chrome password management for complex credentials

I use a bunch of web sites which contain sensitive data -- or at least that's what they think, and I don't necessarily think so. Those web sites often require you to enter a username, an account ID ...
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Is there something like gnome-keyring for Windows7?

I want to use my login password to autounlock a passwordmanager. Is there something which makes this possible and fairly secure?
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What can I do when I have forgotten my LastPass Master Password?

Right, Here's the situation I'm in - got assigned to a new system. Installed LastPass. LastPass login stares at me... and I'm blank. The password hint doesn't work ( mainly because after their ...
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Few questions about how to be more secure with passwords (lastpass, onepassword, 2 step auth)

I'm looking at the following: 1password (love the UI, don't mind the price), lastpass (love yubikey, hate the interface), keepass (hate the interface even more). I want to use 1password however I'm ...
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How can I view saved passwords in Internet Explorer?

In Firefox and Chrome I can see the passwords that I have saved using Options or Preferences. Is there any way to do this in Internet Explorer?
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Is the space character a valid FreeBSD password?

Is the space character " " a valid FreeBSD password?
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Effective windows password management for offices

I need to find password management software which meets these requirements: Shared database (only need to access / update one location) User / Group based permissions (can hide certain groups of ...