We have accounts with banking, social media, e-commerce, email and other websites that require us to sign-in to access their services. Most of them demand alpha-numeric passwords which are mixed with numbers, characters, and special characters. They also impose some other conditions while choosing a password like its length, presence of capital letters etc.
As you know, it’s not practical to store all these passwords in our brain. Thanks to the password managers for resolving this issue. We can point out dozens of password manager apps that will collect and store your credentials in an encrypted cloud vault and serve when we need them.
In this post, we bring 9 best password manager extensions for Google Chrome users to efficiently manage your online accounts.
LastPass saves all your usernames and passwords in a military graded security environment & sync them across the platforms and devices you use. It will automatically login you to the sites saved and lets you add, edit, view or delete the passwords through easy to use interface.
LastPass can also be used to store your bank details, credit cards, auto-fill forms and generate strong passwords. Your entire data is protected by an end to end encryption, two-step authentication, and a master password. So no one can view them in any situation.
Keeper is a widely acclaimed tool for password management. It will store your unlimited passwords, financial information and protect you from the hackers and others who want to steal your accounts. It will generate secure passwords and auto-fill the details when needed.
Keeper also works as a private vault to store your private files, photos and videos. It has an elegant design and customizable interface to give professional level experience to the users. Keeper lets you protect the date with biometric security, two-level authentication, and other modern security standards.
Blur is a great security solution to save your money and protect you against hacking attempts. It will store, encrypts your credentials and creates strong passwords in one click. While making a purchase, Blur will mask your real credit card and will create a disposable credit card to replace the original. So no one can collect your precious financial information in any way even in the form of web trackers. It is also able to mask your email address and block hidden web trackers from spying on you.
1Password is a simple browser extension for Google Chrome users. It will save your passwords, credit cards, ID cards, documents and other valuable information in a safe and encrypted server. When you are trying to open a connected site or app, 1Password will automatically login to it.
Robo form is another tool that remembers your passwords and automatically login you to the connected sites with one click. It is easy to use and saves your logins, bookmarks, safe notes, payment methods to your Roboform account. It will generate unique passwords with built-in password generator and sync everything with multiple computers, mobile devices you use.
Bitwarden is a free less known password manager to manage your web accounts. It will store your usernames, passwords and sync them with all of your devices. It is easy to use and quickly auto-fill your credentials into any website you visit. You can also create secure passwords with Bitwarden’s inbuilt password generator and customize them in terms of length, character type, numbers etc.
It’s not a password manager but a simple browser extension to create a strong password for your web accounts. Choose what type of characters you want in the proposed password like uppercase/lowercase letters, numbers or custom and set its length to instantly generate a password for you.
We have discussed how to protect your online accounts and avoid security breaches. But what about the browser? It’s not beneficial to allow everyone to use your browser and access the internet. PassBrow extension locks Chrome and prevents others from using it without your permission.
Set a password for your browser and choose an interval to automatically lock it after a certain amount of time. It is very simple to use and prevents access to any part of the browser including shortcuts, history, settings, web pages etc.
9. Zoho Vault
Zoho Vault is our final suggestion. It is a perfect online password manager for teams to securely store, share and manage sensitive data. The entire data including your passwords are protected with AES-256 encryption standards and you can make use of them anywhere from any device even offline.
It is easy to use and gives you full control over users, groups and the application. Track user activities with detailed records of their password use, granting different access privileges to the members etc make Zoho Vault an essential security tool for the organizations.