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Chrome Prompts To Save & Reveals Hidden Shared Passwords

Postby nickybutler » Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:00 pm

Hi,

If you create logins in Lastpass teams and share a folder with another team user.

If that user tries to login to sites even though I have set the password to hidden, Chrome then prompts the user to then save that login and gives the option to reveal the password.

This defeats the purpose of Last Pass for my organisation so if a staff member leaves they can still know all the passwords.

Also a similar annoying issue is it appears some websites provide an icon in the password box with a eye symbol that allows you to reveal a shared but hidden password.

I want staff to be able to access sites away from work on personal devices aswell as office computers.

Cheers,

Nick
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Re: Chrome Prompts To Save & Reveals Hidden Shared Passwords

Postby FlyingHawk » Sat Jan 19, 2019 3:18 am

Hiding shared passwords is an impossible feature. It's fundamentally impossible to do it reliably.
LastPass also warns about it (although not vocal enough):
https://lastpass.com/support.php?cmd=showfaq&id=1416
https://support.logmeininc.com/lastpass ... 0007#About

Use access delegation on login systems that supports it.
If you have to share passwords, assume sharees can see shared passwords.
Change passwords when necessary.
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Re: Chrome Prompts To Save & Reveals Hidden Shared Passwords

Postby kim207 » Wed Jul 03, 2019 11:38 am

I'm curious to know if Nick ever got this issue resolved. We are experiencing the exact same problem. It seems to me that LastPass should be 'smart' enough to defeat the 'reveal password' feature in whatever site it's launching. Isn't that the whole purpose of LastPass Teams?
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Re: Chrome Prompts To Save & Reveals Hidden Shared Passwords

Postby jpenny84 » Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:59 pm

kim207 Wrote:I'm curious to know if Nick ever got this issue resolved. We are experiencing the exact same problem. It seems to me that LastPass should be 'smart' enough to defeat the 'reveal password' feature in whatever site it's launching. Isn't that the whole purpose of LastPass Teams?


Once a password is released to the browser, LastPass has no more control over it. This is disclosed in the documentation. There really isn't much that they can do about it.

https://support.logmeininc.com/lastpass ... s-lp010053
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