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Tool and Usage

The pick tool provides a minimal password manager on the terminal for systems running macOS and Linux.

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Why this tool?

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

Usage and audience

This tool is categorized as a password manager and secrets management tool.

pick is commonly used for data security or secure storage. Target users for this tool are general public.


  • pick is written in Golang
  • Command line interface

Tool review and remarks

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + Very low number of dependencies
  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

Pick is under development by Ben Woodward.


Supported operating systems

Pick is known to work on Linux and macOS.

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Project details
Latest release0.6.0 [2017-09-10]
Last updatedMarch 9, 2018

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