A cli password management tool
Hello fellow person,
nixpass was created to help organize, generate, and store passwords. It allows password workspaces to be encrypted with AES-256 and decrypted with a single password, giving access to all entered credentials within that workspace.
Work flow was designed to create organized spaces called password files. The designed workflow is as follows:
which has entries
These entries are stored in JSON format, encrypted with AES-256, encoded with base64 and written to a file.
To open a workspace, enter the name of the Workspace and authenticate. This will decode and decrypt the JSON in the file that has all the entries.
To view the username/password of a password file entry, enter the entry name:
This will provide the username/password
1.Create virtual environment, was developed with python 3.6 modules
2.pip install nixpass
3.run nixpass from virtual environment
Download stand-alone-nixpass.py from github - https://github.com/gatovato/nixpass
Rename to whatever
Create virtual environment - developed using standard python 3.6 modules and pycrypto 2.6.1
Include path to your virtual environment in the !# at the top
Hope this helps in your password management/storage needs
-Shane Guymon, aka. gatovato 😸 11/1/2018
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