Today, information security is essential for anyone, so take advantage of the tools that are at hand to protect the data that is stored on devices and the cloud; one of them is iCloud.
This is an application that is mainly focused on the cloud service for the products of ManzanaWhat iPhone, iPad and Machaving a synchronization of information such as other apps, documents, photos, videos, among others.
But at the same time, this platform is a password manager, since it has a tool called Password Keyring. iCloudfrom which you can take advantage of being free.
This function can be well integrated with the devices of Manzanabut you also have the option to use it on PC with Windows and with browsers other than Safari.
This is the password manager
Much of the information that is in iCloud is confidential, such as credit card numbers, documents or even photos that a cybercriminal may find useful. Hence the importance of a good password.
What the Keychain does is save usernames and passwords, cards, Wi-Fi networks and other sensitive information that is stored on the platform. It takes care of it through end-to-end encryption, so that only the owner of the account can access that data and synchronizes it with the devices that are under that profile.
To use this tool you must go through a simple activation process. The first thing is to log in to the iPhone cwith the ID of Manzanathen go to Settings and search for iCloudthen the Keychain option will appear and there the activation button.
In case of doing it from a Mac, you will have to go to System Preferences, enter with the account, search for iCloud, then Keychain and activate the button. But if it is done from a Windows computer, you must first install iCloud, enter with the Apple account, go to Password and activate it.
Although its main focus is Safari, extensions can be downloaded for Google Chrome Y Microsoft Edge from that same application on PC.
In this way, the user will have unified all the devices in which they are going to use these private data, such as passwords and credit cards, which allows the process to be completed automatically or the entry to be more direct when using a service.
To see what passwords are stored in the Keychain, you just have to go to Settings> Passwords, where the list of stored keys and the website on which they are used will appear. There will be the editing option, in case you need to change any.
An important feature is that on iPhone, iPad and Mac, a warning will appear in case any of these passwords are in a data leak or at risk from some type of cyber attack. Something very functional because it will allow the user to know the danger to make the change.
The shared photo library of iOS 16.1
This shared space will be available at iOS 16.1, iPadOS 16.1, and macOS Fortune through the service iCloudgiving the option to add up to five more accounts, although you can only belong to one group at a time.
This tool is designed for the ecosystem of communication devices. Manzanawith the aim of maintaining a shared gallery, which will serve to save memories and free up storage space on the device.
Here not only photos and videos can be saved, but there will also be the option to edit and then regenerate the new file or delete it. There will also be the option to add up to four more members.
Keep in mind that the content that is uploaded to the cloud will occupy part of the space that each user has on their iCloudso it is something that should be checked carefully in case there is a need to extend it.