LastPass prospects and new customers trying to find password managers on Google’s Chrome Web Store could have seen that the LastPass extension for Google Chrome is at the moment no longer listed on the retailer.
A seek for LastPass returns different extensions however not LastPass which isn’t listed in the Store at the time of writing; this comes days after some LastPass prospects skilled points once they tried to log into their accounts.
LastPass launched a press release on Monday wherein it offered details about the outage. According to the data, it was an “remoted problem” and never a “widespread outage”.
Over the weekend, a small group of LastPass customers could have skilled error messages when trying to log into their accounts. The LastPass staff recognized the remoted problem, confirmed it was not a widespread outage, and it has been fully resolved. All providers at the moment are working, and no person motion is required.
The official firm weblog gives no data on the removing of the Chrome extension. The Firefox extension remains to be listed on Mozilla AMO.
The firm’s official Twitter account provides no data however the LastPass Support account does. Two messages have been posted that present data on the problem. The first states that the firm is conscious of the lacking extension and that it’s working on resolving the problem.
We are conscious that our Chrome extension is at the moment unavailable in the Chrome Web Store and dealing to treatment the state of affairs. We apologize for any frustration.
The second message gives further particulars. According to the publish, LastPass eliminated the extension from the Chrome Web Store by chance.
The LastPass extension in the Chrome Web Store was by chance eliminated by us and we’re working with the Google staff to revive it ASAP. You can nonetheless entry your Vault by signing in on our web site. Thank you on your understanding and endurance in the meantime.
It seems that Google and LastPass are working on resolving the problem. LastPass customers could entry their passwords in put in extensions or by opening the Vault on the official web site.
LogMeIn, the guardian firm of LastPass, introduced in 2019 that it will be acquired by a non-public fairness agency.
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