1Password 8 dropping Standalone (local) vaults

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LarryRC Senior Member • Posts: 1,067
Re: 1Password Subscription Storage

noirdesir wrote:

LarryRC wrote:

So ive been using 1password since close to their founding. I read the security features page you referenced and there were no surprises. I have a standalone one time license. My encrypted data “vault” is in the cloud given that i use apple cloud for backup. When i make a change on one of my devices it ends up on all of them within minutes through the cloud. So for me the subscription model isn’t adding anything that i want.

1password is only as secure as the most disgruntled 1password employee who might put a back door in their software. So keeping my vault in their cloud would give that employee access to it where currently they cant get to my vault without hacking my computer or the apple cloud.

And what would stop said disgruntled 1Password employee from putting that back door into the standalone 1Password app running on your computer?

They would need direct access to my computer or device.

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