Mozilla has introduced that it’s ending assist for its Firefox Lockwise password app. The app, which is accessible on Android and iOS gadgets, will attain its end-of-life on December 13. The ultimate launch variations of the app on each platforms have been introduced however Mozilla mentions that the app will now not obtain assist or safety updates. After the end-of-life date in December, customers will nonetheless have the ability to entry their password saved in Firefox Lockwise by way of the Internet browser.
Asserting the change within the lifespan of Firefox Lockwise, Mozilla mentions that the password administration app will now not get assist on Android and iOS. Customers can even not have the ability to obtain or reinstall the app from Google Play or App Retailer. Model 1.8.1 and model 4.0.3 would be the final updates obtainable on iOS and Android, respectively. Mozilla did specify that the app may match on a consumer’s gadget, however it would cease receiving assist and safety updates.
As talked about, the Firefox Lockwise app will attain its end-of-life on December 13. After that, customers will nonetheless have the ability to entry their saved passwords and handle them by way of Firefox browsers on desktop and cellular gadgets. Mozilla notes that Firefox for iOS will routinely sync the passwords saved in Lockwise and can be utilized within the browser.
Lockwise started its journey as Lockbox and was first launched in 2018 beneath the Firefox Check Pilot programme for iOS initially. In 2019, the Android model of the app was launched, and in contrast to the iOS model, customers acquired a secure model of the app. Lockbox, now Lockwise, permits customers to entry their passwords saved of their Firefox accounts. It additionally has assist for autofill, which aids comfort, and lets customers specify the browser wherein they wish to open an internet site.