An Expedient Way to Organize Passwords

M S Sowmya, Anvita Ranka, Abhishek Mohanty, K Nanda Kishore
2021 International journal of computer science and mobile computing  
There are billions of passwords in the world today, with more being created every hour of every day, making them a bane of the modern era. The usage of passwords is becoming more common despite the inadequacies [1]. This is making it more tedious and overwhelming for the users to manage, with the passwords being long and unique. In this paper, we propose a solution to securely manage and organize passwords while requiring the user to keep track of only a single password. As our solution is in
more » ... ur solution is in the form of a browser extension, there is no need for server-side changes. Unlike other password managers, our extension is a lightweight application and is highly resistant to brute force attacks. We discuss the need for a password manager, the construction of our extension along with the security overview.
doi:10.47760/ijcsmc.2021.v10i05.002 fatcat:4okqu2jqzbakrfwqrvboqdbxpe