Google Saves Your Passwords in Plain Text

Do you think this is a security problem? If you use the Chrome web browser, you might want to know that Google is saving the passwords you use on the Internet. The purpose is to automatically allow you to sign in to apps and websites connected to your Google account. The problem is that you or anyone who can hack into your Google account can see all the paswords displayed in plain text.

You can see your password history at passwords.google.com.

To see your passwords, click on the icon that looks like a human eye: Google_passwords_eye

You can delete individual passwords at the same page or even turn off Google’s password service entirely. I just turned it off in my Google account.

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