What is password manager?
Hideez Key—password vault manager—provides secure auto login to desktop, online app, ERP or CRM system. With universal password manager business can quickly increase and adopt security of end-point, deliver the first password, grant or seize privileged access, manage access to data of temporary staff, restrict access to hazardous areas.
Why?Username and password remain the last mile in end-point cyber security. Credentials are used universally for work email, personal email, Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, Online Banking, CRM, ERP system, etc. As of 2017, the average professional is supposedly keeping track of dozens of user name/password combinations and around 82% of cyber-attacks were caused by weak or reused passwords. Those combinations are the basis of traditional Identity and Access Management. Yet it is in fact remarkably old, cumbersome, unreliable, and insecure as a solution—and less than a third of people use multiple usernames and passwords, leaving their digital identity easily intimidated. Our study showed that even the Cyber Security Officers and CIOs use the following media to store credentials instead of using hardware password manager: paper, their memory, cloud, mobile phone which makes it vulnerable against malefactor.
The best password manager
The best practice for the security-conscious company is to implement password management solution that handles the creation and management of users or connected device information as well as user’s access and authentication into external and internal applications, databases, or networks. Whether you are a publicly traded corporation, a government institution, a small to medium- sized business (SMBs), or even a start-up, the need for electronic password keeper has never been greater. In fact, given the regulatory, security, and PR implications, the Hideez Hardware Password Manager solution could be the most important information security best practice you will ever implement.
How does electronic password keeper work?
Hideez Key password vault manager addresses challenges in endpoint user authentication with omnichannel password manager, storage, and access management solution for multiple logins across devices and locations reducing risks of Human Factor. With Bluetooth connectivity and RFID tracking, password keeper Hideez Key is a powerful tool for maintaining cyber security policies, human resource management, and corporate safety. Password manager applications: Banking, Hospitality, Logistics, Law, and Healthcare industries and other areas.
The most common user cases
- Username and password keeper for employees dealing with sensitive and confidential information.
- RFID access to restricted and hazardous areas.
Bluetooth connectivity for Hideez password keeper electronic device makes it possible to avoid virus penetration via USB port, as well as “key in a lock” issue, and maintain BYOD policies.
Offline password keeper Hideez Key mitigates the following risks and reduces the following impact of negative factors on core operations:
- Hideez Key helps to reduce effects of human factor during identification and authentication process.
- Solves “weak password”, “forgot password” and “recover password” problems.
- Eliminates the need for remembering passwords.
- Automatically blocks the PC or application when the user isn’t around.
Hideez Safe Password Keeper Application
How? Password Keeper Application—Hideez Safe for Windows—works with the latest versions of the most popular Internet browsers—Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Internet Explorer and Edge. In these browsers, Hideez Safe determines the site domain name from the current browser tab and uses it to select the appropriate passwords. As well as other password management applications, it protects user from keylogging, phishing, malware, and other password related attacks.
Password keeper application Hideez Safe works with Android and can enter passwords into applications and Web-pages. It works for most apps as well as for Chrome, Opera, and Javelin browsers. Hideez Safe for iOS is the best password keeper app for Safari. Hideez Safe is a desktop password keeper for Mac and works with Safari and Chrome browsers and native Mac applications.
Hideez Key requires the installation of the best password keeper app—Hideez Safe. Using Hideez Key along with Hideez Safe allows users to perform the following operations:
- Lock/unlock PC, smartphone or tablet based on proximity using the radio-signal indicator for the Bluetooth signal (RSSI).
- Store user credentials from web and desktop services.
- Encrypt data according to the AES-128, RSA-1024 and ECC.
- Update Hideez Key firmware via Bluetooth.
- Run the executive file.
Hideez Safe is a digital password manager that auto updates from Hideez.com. The major purpose of the digital password manager is to protect user from phishing and malware. Hideez Safe double checked the URL of the application before sending credentials via Bluetooth. Unlike other password management applications, Hideez Safe never sends credentials into the cloud or to the third party.