Posts Tagged ‘remote compromise’

LastPass Remote Compromise Vulnerability

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

More evidence that it’s probably safer to just write your passwords out on a business card rather than relying on a password manager.

LastPass has a bunch of critical problems of which at least one allows attackers to compromise the password manager remotely according to Google researcher Tavis Ormandy. LastPass is one of the most popular online password management services on today’s Internet. The service offers extensions for various browsers, mobile apps, and dedicated solutions for various operating systems and devices.