1Password 2.5.7 Completes Leopard Support and Greatly Extends Wallet

December 19, 2007 in Software (E)


Toronto (Ontario, Canada) - Agile Web Solutions Inc. today announced 1Password version 2.5.7 - a feature packed upgrade that includes full compatibility with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, many new Wallet items, and a plethora of other improvements and new features. This upgrade is free to all 1Password customers.

What is 1Password?
* The most widely used password manager for Mac (according to MacUpdate, VersionTracker and iUseThis statistics).
* A Mac Gem rated 4.5 out 5 by Macworld magazine in August 2007; current nominee for Macworld Reader's Choice Award.
* The only password manager with integrated Anti-Phishing technology.
* Includes an automatic form filler with support for credit cards and multiple identities.
* Securely keeps track of Web Logins, Secure Notes, Identities, and Credit Cards.

What is new in Version 2.5?

Full Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard Support:
1Password 2.5.7 has full support for Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, including all browser extensions. 1Password fully supports Safari, WebKit, Firefox, Flock, Omniweb, DEVONagent, Camino, and NetNewsWire on both Leopard and Tiger systems.

Added Support for DEVONagent 2.3:
1Password now supports DEVONtechnologies' new release of their popular Intelligent Internet Research Assistant, DEVONagent version 2.3.

Many New Wallet Item Types:
1Password 2.5 added a new Wallet feature for storing your confidential information and other information you carry with you such as Credit Cards. 1Password 2.5.7 expands the Wallet to include these new types: Email Accounts, Instant Messengers, FTP, .Mac, Amazon S3, ISP, Passport, Driver License, Hunting License, AirPort Extreme, Bank accounts, and MySQL database information.

Enhanced Search Options:
New extended search options allow selective searching of your information, including by Notes, Username, Password, or Everywhere.

New Import Assistant:
A new Import Assistant adds support for more Import options, including eWallet, as well as the ability to select the encoding format of the incoming file.

New Automatic Backup System:
This release adds a completely new, more reliable, and fully configurable automatic backup system. The backup system can now be customized in the 1Password Preferences.

Improved Upgrade Process
The automatic update system no longer requires browsers to be closed before starting the upgrade process, making installing upgrades simpler and more intuitive.

Configurable Restore Form Shortcut
New in this release is a preference for customizing the Restore Form keyboard shortcut in Safari, OmniWeb, DEVONagent and WebKit.

For full details about the new release, including screenshots, visit the official company blog.

System Requirements
1Password requires Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger) or 10.5 (Leopard) and is available for download.

A fully function 30-day trial version of 1Password is available, as well as a FREE version of 1Password limited to 20 items. A Single user license is sold for $29.95 USD and a Family license is available for $39.95 USD. Special media licenses are available for members of the press upon request.

Conceptualized in the fall of 2002, Agile Web Solutions was a partnership between two experienced consulting firms, Teare Software Solutions Inc and Software Trenches Inc. Agile Web Solutions has a long history of innovation and business excellence. Agile Web Solutions is a privately held company headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. For more information about the company or any of its products, visit the Agile Web Solutions web site.


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