Password managers


Popular password managers

BlackBox (store secrets in Git/Mercurial/Subversion)

password management, secure storage

Typically you do not want to store any secrets in a software repository or version control system repository. However when there is still a need to give people access to sensitive parts, then BlackBox helps to do this in a more secure way.

Buttercup for desktop (cross-platform password manager)

password management

The typical users have at least a multitude of ten when it comes to passwords. Ensuring that every website has a unique password and remembering, is almost impossible. Passwords managers like Buttercup help with the generation and secure storage of these secrets. It is freely available and open source, making it a good alternative for commercial options.

KeeWeb (password manager compatible with KeePass)

password management

Password managers help to store sensitive data. This may include passwords, secret questions with their answers, or other private information.

TeamVault (team-based password manager)

password management, secrets management

Storing passwords within a team security can be a challenging task. TeamVault is a password manager with the goal to be easy to use, flexible, and adhering to several security principles. These include a solid base for the data encryption, support for folders, and role-based access control (RBAC).

Vault (storage of secrets)

password management, secrets management, secure storage

Vault is a secret management tool created by HashiCorp. It allows storing secrets, such as key/value pairs, AWS IAM/STS credentials, SQL/NoSQL databases, X.509 certificates, SSH credentials, and other sensitive details. These secrets are typically used by software components and scripts. The benefit of using a secret management tool is that they no longer need to be stored in configuration files. Main features include leasing, key revocation, key rolling, and auditing.

pick (password manager)

data security, secure storage

Tools like pick are used to store passwords and secrets safely.

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