Lessen your password confusion with KeePass Password Safe
Do you have so many passwords that when you attempt to login a certain website you end up locking yourself out because you forgot which password you originally used? KeePass Password Safe is a program developed to allow you to safely store your passwords for access to various web sites or local access entries. KeePass is a great helping hand in the case that you manage you live a busy life, as many of us do, and are unable to memorize the large number of usernames and passwords that grant access to all kinds of online sites and accounts.
In using KeePass users may think that it is very dangerous to store all of your passwords in one location. KeePass does not store this information locally in your system files but in a self contained database file which is encrypted. KeePass requires one centralized password for access to your data which contains your usernames and passwords. KeePass is very secure in that it supports the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) and Twofish algorithms for the encryption of its database. This type of encryption cannot be deciphered and is one used by banks.
KeePass Password Safe is an easy program to use with several plug-ins to link the program into the functionality of programs such as your web browser. KeePass can be taken with you via USB drive giving you access to your password data anywhere you go. Opening the data via USB drive still requires the composite master key password to be entered correctly. KeePass can be used to determine the strength or quality of a password so you have an idea on how secure your password choice actually is.
KeePass Password Safe is a good alternative for safely storing your passwords instead of having your passwords sitting in an area on your computer that hackers may have access too which can result in identity theft. KeePass can assist any user in increasing the safety of your information that may be stored on websites that you log into often. It is suggested that any user of KeePass Password Safe read the documentation and educate themselves on the operation and functionality of KeePass before using it. In most cases KeePass can be a big help but in rare cases computer users can expose there password information if the correct precautions are not taken.
KeePass Password Safe can be downloaded for free from their home page at http://keepass.info/.