HP Device Manager Backdoor Could Allow Privilege Escalation

HP Device Manager Backdoor Security researcher Nicky Bloor found a backdoor in HP Device Manager. The product allows IT admins to manage HP Thin Client devices. However, due to the backdoor account, a remote unauthorized attacker could gain elevated privileges on...

What is a password manager and why is it useful?

A password manager can make your digital life both simpler and more secure. Are there any downsides to relying on software to create and store your passwords? Recently we commemorated World Password Day with an article that dealt with five common mistakes to avoid...

Dropbox Launches ‘Dropbox Passwords’ Password Manager

Unlike other tech firms that usually make a formal announcement of a product way before its launch, Dropbox made a silent move. Reportedly, they have silently developed and launched a dedicated password manager ‘Dropbox Passwords’. ‘Dropbox Passwords’ Silently...