In his latest blog post, TR`s Cyril Kowaliski talks about password management software: Until the Heartbleed fiasco, I`d been using a mish-mash of alphanumeric passwords and passphrases, all stored safely in my noggin. I wasn`t nearly as diligent as I ought to have been about freshening them up, but that never got me into trouble. I made sure to use long, difficult-to-crack passwords with double-digit character counts, and I tried not to use the same ones for different services. That all fell apart when I was faced with the daunting task of conjuring upand then memorizinga cornucopia of new passwords for a large and growing list of services. My friends and colleagues suggested password-management software, and I could think of no better alternative."
Business software left the office and moved into the home long ago. If you've ever lost the password to Word, ZIP or PDF file in misguided attempt to protect data from prying eyes, this guide to Decrypting Document and File Passwords is a life saver. PCSTATS Tips