Reply to post: Re: Arrows go in quivers, bows have extra strings

KeePass looter: Password plunderer rinses pwned sysadmins

Aedile

Re: Arrows go in quivers, bows have extra strings

Actually a key logger may be ineffective in swiping passwords from KeePass. In the program you can select auto-type. No actual typing occurs so if a key logger is watching for key presses it will get nothing. Another option is copying the password to the clip board and then pasting it onto the site. The program wipes the clip board after something like 10 seconds so it can't be copied later. This also should defeat key loggers.

I keep my KeePass files on a usb stick which is only attached to my computer when logging in. Would this exploit be able to still get the info?

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