PfP: Pain-free Passwords (legacy)

PfP: Pain-free Passwords (legacy)

Your new best way to manage passwords, only one password to remember.

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What is PfP: Pain-free Passwords (legacy)?

PfP: Pain-free Passwords (legacy) is a Firefox add-on that allows users to conveniently manage passwords with only one password to remember. The add-on keeps user data on their device with secure encryption and supports multiple backup strategies. It is free and open source, providing a hassle-free solution for password management.

Stats date:
Users: 52 ▲ 2
Rating: 4.53 (17)
Version: 2.2.6 (Last updated: 2023-05-02)
Creation date: 2016-04-18
Weekly download count: NaN
Firefox on Android: No
Manifest version: 2
  • tabs
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
  • storage
  • clipboardWrite
  • unlimitedStorage
Size: 887.78K
URLs: Website
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Moderate risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge

IMPORTANT: This is a legacy extension, the current version is available under

  • Only one password to remember
  • Conveniently integrated into your browser
  • No need to trust us, your data stays on your device (safely encrypted)
  • Most passwords never stored but generated when needed
  • Easy to recover a password without access to your device
  • Multiple backup strategies supported
  • Sync data between multiple devices easily
  • Free and open source
How to use PfP Using PfP without a browser extension

There is an online version of PfP available. It has some limitations compared to the browser extension but can be used in case of emergency.

Source code / Contributing

The extension source code is available on GitHub. See for more information.

User reviews
This extension saved my life ;-) Since 5 years or so i use it daily. I love the possiblility to generate password and have stored ones as well. The autofill function is one of the best I have seen. Thank you !

by MDT, 2021-05-31
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Risk impact

PfP: Pain-free Passwords (legacy) is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install PfP: Pain-free Passwords (legacy) if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

PfP: Pain-free Passwords (legacy) is probably trust-worthy. Prefer other publishers if available. Exercise caution when installing this add-on.

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