1Password can now generate random email addresses for logins

Since 2019 has allowed iPhone and Mac users to protect their privacy by allowing them to generate random email addresses when they need to access a new website, service, or application. It’s one of those little features that can have a huge impact, and now something similar is coming to 1Password.

The company has partnered with the email host. to enter a function called Masked Email. Like its Apple counterpart, the tool allows you to create unique email addresses for your logins. You can create the aliases directly within the 1Password app, which means that you can access the tool on all platforms where the password manager is available.

It cannot be overstated how much the ability to hide your email can do to help safeguard your privacy online. The vast majority of privacy violations . You are much less likely to click on a suspicious link or inadvertently share your personal information if you don’t get one of those messages in the first place.

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