November 17, 2020
Login page loaded over HTTP may disclose your password, and you should use HTTPS connection instead.
ID Guard Offline extension offers a new wonderful feature in version 2020.11 - Switch Secure Login. With only one click, you can switch from HTTP to HTTPS for secure login.
Talk is cheap. Show me the video 👇
Note: Not all HTTP webpages can be switched to HTTPS. It depends on whether the website supports HTTPS.
Data transported over HTTP is in plain text to third parties such as routers and Internet providers.
Data transported over HTTPS is in cipher text, which can only be viewed by the website and yourself.
Check out our post Extension Security Design.
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Our ID Guard Offline designers are always taking security very seriously. We do not adopt common accepted but not good enough designs blindly.
We all know that encrypted ≠ secured. Military encryption is more of a advertising slogan to fool
laymen layperson. It is the security design that keeps passwords safe.
How secure? Better than HTTPS adopted by Internet banking.
|Two password managers||Others||ID Guard Offline|
|Trustee||The developer||No one|
|How do I know if you do what you say?||Trust the developer.||There are guide articles telling you how to verify them by yourself.|