Thursday, October 20, 2016

Mac for Hackers: How to Manage Your Passwords with KeePassX [feedly]

Mac for Hackers: How to Manage Your Passwords with KeePassX
http://null-byte.wonderhowto.com/how-to/mac-for-hackers-manage-your-passwords-with-keepassx-0174065/

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Now that we've learned about keeping all our data safe with encryption, it's time to continue progressing through getting your Mac set up for hacking. Just like most other people, we hackers have a lot of credentials to manage. We're also human, so we have a hard time creating random difficult-to-brute-force passwords. So instead of rolling up all of our passwords with Diceware, we'll let our machine do the work for us—both in guarding the passwords and generating them. For this, we'll use a password manager. There are many password managers on the market, and some of the heavy hitters for... more