Good-bye LastPass. Hello, KeePass!

As a long-time LastPass user (from their launch in 2009), I’ve gone through all the stages from thrilled to meh. Their sellout to LogMeIn in 2015 was a low point in their reputation, but through the assurances of the previous CEO I chose to stay on as a paid subscriber. The service has generally performed okay (as a browser-based tool) in spite of the hiccups of any browser-based tool. But the announcement this week that LastPass would further restrict free accounts by limiting users to a choice of PC or mobile (not both!) clients was a clear signal to me that it was time to move on…