Tools compared: Password managers

Finding the right tool can be difficult. This sheet compares KeePassX, pas, pass and Passmgr.

Description KeePassX is a cross platform application to store sensitive information like usernames, passwords, and other secret. Pas is a tool to store secrets like passwords, API keys and other sensitive data. The pass utility is also known as password-store. It uses GPG and Unix directories to store passwords and others secrets. Passmgr is a simple portable password manager written in Go. It helps with storing secrets, like passwords and API keys.
Tool details The database is encrypted with AES (alias Rijndael) or Twofish encryption algorithm using a 256-bit key. KeePassX uses a database format that is compatible with KeePass Password Safe.
Strenghts The source code of this software is available, Well-known tool The source code of this software is available
Weaknesses Full name of author is unknown
Programming language(s) C++ Python shell script Unknown
Last release 2.0.3 (2016-10-08) Unknown 1.7.1 (2017-04-13) 1.0.1 (2017-07-01)
Tool page (last updated) 2017-09-17 2017-09-14 2017-09-17 2017-09-19
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