Managing and remembering passwords can be a tiresome and bulky job for anyone including me. You need to remember passwords for almost everything. You need password for logging into your computer, email, banking accounts, credit cards, Networks, social networking and what not. The problem is you have different passwords for for every service even though sometime you want them to be same. The reasons for this include different password policies with different services and also due to security.
So how to manage them safely with good security of encryptedÂ database so that your passwords remain safe? KeePass Password safe can be good answer for this.
KeePass is a free open source password manager, which helps you to manage your passwords in a secure way. You can put all your passwords in one database, which is locked with one master key or a key file.
You can save all your passwords in it safely using it a mater password plus a key file. If you want you can use just a master password too for securing it without a key file. But combination of both master password and key file is recommended.
The password databases are encrypted using the best and most secure encryption algorithms currently known (AES and Twofish). More features in detail are listed here.
This also provides support for plugins for some additional features that you can use. The plugin list that it supports is quite big. You can get all the plugins from here. The plugins include password importers which can import passwords from other programs like anypassword, Codewallet, Ewallet etc.
Give it a try if you got tons of passwords to manage just like me. You wont be disappointed .