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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Richard Deeming6-May-20 3:26
mveRichard Deeming6-May-20 3:26 
GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
ZurdoDev6-May-20 3:32
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Richard Deeming6-May-20 3:49
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
ZurdoDev6-May-20 3:54
mveZurdoDev6-May-20 3:54 
GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Member 79891226-May-20 10:15
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Richard Deeming6-May-20 23:21
mveRichard Deeming6-May-20 23:21 
GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Member 79891226-May-20 23:49
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
Richard Deeming7-May-20 0:27
mveRichard Deeming7-May-20 0:27 
Member 7989122 wrote:
You can no longer authenticate yourself to local services.
With LastPass, if you've logged in at least once with an internet connection, you'll have a cached local copy of the encrypted keystore. So long as you don't clear the local cache, that copy will be used if your internet connection is unavailable.

There's also a separate app you can install for offline access.

Other password managers will probably offer something similar.

Member 7989122 wrote:
Only one key is needed for arbitrary access: That to the keystore. You get an illusion of security much higher than reality.
At the very least that's no worse that reusing the same password across multiple sites.

The big difference is that you're not sharing your master key with lots of random sites thrown together by people who don't know what they're doing. You can be reasonably confident that it's not stored in plain text behind an application full of SQLi vulnerabilities.

Password managers don't have to be perfect; they just have to be better than not using a password manager. Smile | :)



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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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GeneralRe: We beg, implore and beseech thee. Stop reusing the same damn password everywhere Pin
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