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LastPass has been hacked. Change your master password now

Hackers have attacked LastPass, the popular online password manager, and stolen data.

If you’re a user, you might be wise to reset your master password and ensure that multi-factor authentication is enabled.

Was Chuck Norris able to access any Facebook account, without having your password?

Chuck Norris is certainly tough. But could just invoking his name allow Facebook employees to access any user’s account?

Google Chrome to *finally* protect your passwords a little better

It looks like Google may have realised the error of its ways – and is considering a U-turn regarding how it protects passwords in Chrome.

Why you shouldn’t store your passwords in Google’s Chrome browser

Unlike rivals, when you tell your Chrome browser to remember a password it doesn’t give you the option to protect the information with a strong master password.