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hpr1810 :: 17 - LastPass Hacked - What Does It Mean?

LastPass was hacked, but how bad is it?

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Part of the series: Privacy and Security

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On June 15, LastPass disclosed that it had been hacked, and I think by now just about everyone has heard about it. I know I received questions because I have recommended LastPass often, and my advice has been to stay with them. What I want to do now is explain exactly why this was not quite the big deal it was made out to be in some quarters, and that anyone telling you to stop using password vaults is only asking you to lower your own security.

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Comment #1 posted on 2015-08-08T22:37:25Z by amp

but it is not free software

Free as in freedom. Would not be unethical?

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