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Threat Watch: LastPass Password Manager Data Breach

Threat Watch Alert


Havoc Shield has identified a recent security threat. Refer below for the latest vulnerabilities along with recommended action steps


Security Threat: On December 22, 2022, online password management service LastPass revealed that hackers had obtained extensive information from user accounts such as billing and email addresses, end-user names, telephone numbers, and IP address info.


Additional Details 

  • Threat actors were able to copy a backup of customer vault data
  • Even if you have used LastPass in the past and haven’t deleted your account, you could be susceptible.
  • Copied data included both unencrypted and fully encrypted vault information. Where encrypted items can only be accessed using your master password. 
  • If you have a strong master password, it is likely that the threat actors cannot access your encrypted data (i.e. passwords, credit cards, 2FA)

What to do now:

For those who believe they have been compromised, we suggest changing all passwords for your credentials stored inside of LastPass. Along with that, Havoc Shield offers a password manager, Keeper, as  part of their toolset. If you want to save money, protect your information, and upgrade your password manager, click the module below to roll out the Keeper password manager to your team now:


Password Manager:  

Invite your team to join a password manager in Keeper. This will allow your team a central hub to store, share, and protect all company related credentials. Once you roll out the password manager all team members will be invited and reminded on a weekly basis. Ensure that they take action to accept the invitation.


How do I use Keeper’s Password Manager? The password manager is an easy to use highly protected password manager that allows you to store you passwords in a central secure location. To go with their easy to use platform, Keeper provides handcrafted video walkthroughs. Should you have any additional questions, our support team is waiting to help! Simply reply to this email with your specific questions. 


Free Personal Keeper Account with Havoc Shield:

Along with that, each Keeper business account gets a free personal account. For access to a personal keeper account, simply login to your vault and click you email at the top right. Under Account > Subscription, there will be a blue box for you to get instant access to a Family license. For more information review keepers instructions.

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