Awards & Press Commentaries

Our customers are enthusiastic about Password Depot - and so is the specialized press!

Giga Marco Kratzenberg from the editorial department within the Giga-Software Portal has awarded Password Depot a 5 out of 5 star rating in a test report.
Software.Informer Editor's pick award Presented five out of five stars and the Editior's Pick award in a test report conducted by software.informer!

CNET Editors' review: "We found it extremely intuitive to navigate and were impressed by its variety of customization options. (..) We highly recommend Password Depot for anyone looking to keep their password information safe and sound. "

Best rating from, the biggest download library worldwide!


Grade very good in a review of the German PC Magazin, issue 10/2011.

soft82 Best rating "Very good", 5/5 stars from soft82.
Computer Bild

Password Depot 4 is chosen to be "best in test" in a comparative test for password managers in the 03/2010 issue of Computer Bild (rating 2.62)!

Whereas competitor products like for example RoboForm or Keepass could only achieve an "inadequate" due to considerable gaps in security, experts from the German Fraunhofer Institute who tested the program for Computer Bild, state about Password Depot:

"Among all tested programs Password Depot (…) offers the highest standard of security for passwords.
During the extensive practical test, Password Depot successfully defended stored passwords against all kind of brute force attacks by the experts of the Fraunhofer Institute and was by far the product to impress most. Moreover the software outdid its competitors with regard to user-friendliness."


Best rating "Very good", 5/5 stars in a stand-alone test of German Chip, issue 06/2009:

"A very easy to use password safe, which encrypts sensitive data securely."


Best rating from "Acebit Password Depot is as near to perfection as any password manager would like to reach: easy enough for the beginner and full of handy tools for expert users."


Password Depot is chosen as the best in test by the German PC magazine CHIP.

"Secure and easy – that’s only test winner Password Depot. The incomplex and intuitive interface allows even beginners to keep their passwords safe."

Computer Bild

Password Depot 3 is elected as the best password manager in an extensive test in the 01/2008 edition of Computer Bild, the computer magazine with the highest circulation in Germany (rating 2.28)!

"Password Depot successfully defended itself while being attacked by the experts of the Fraunhofer Institute. All in all, it was the only software which was able to make a good impression when faced with the comprehensive security tests. Passwords and user names are secure with the test winner."

PC Professionell

Password Depot was elected as the best compared with leading password managers in an extensive test by German PC Professionell.

"AceBIT Password Depot is characterized by comprehensive protection, an intuitive user interface and excellent administrative functions. In the test the network-compatibility and the easy to configure complete-function were convincing as well. Convenient for both private and business users."


Password Depot has been reviewed by George Norman on 26 Mar 2012. Based on the user interface, features and complexity, Findmysoft has rated Password Depot 5 out of 5 stars, naming it Essential.

Internet Magazin

Best rating for Password Depot 3 in a comparative test from German Internet Magazin, issue 07/07!

Chip Online

Best rating for Password Depot 3 from CHIP Online, one of the leading computer websites in Europe!

Softoxi Best rating for Password Depot 6 from Softoxi: "Get your hands on this amazing piece of software and discover how easy it can be to successfully store, manage and organize all of your passwords in a highly secured manner."

Password Depot is described as very recommendable by German "Computerwoche".


Grade "good" at a review in the 06/07 edition.


Password Depot receives best rating from Tucows, one of the biggest download libraries worldwide: 5 of 5 possible points!

Internet Magazin

Best rating for Password Depot 2 from the German magazine Internet Magazin, issue 04/05!


High rating of 1.9 for Password Depot 2 from the German magazine PC WELT, issue 04/05!


Best rating for Password Depot 2 from the German magazine com!, issue 03/05!


Best rating from WebAttack!

Best rating from ZDNet!

PC Professionell

High rating in total and best rating for handling from the German magazine PC PROFESSIONELL, 03/05!

Rated 5 stars at SnapFiles

Best rating from SnapFiles!

Computer Easy

High rating from ComputerEasy!


Password Depot on German TV!


Best rating from Softpedia!


High rating from!


Best rating from Shareware River!

The File Transit

Best rating from File Transit!

PC WELT According to PC Welt, the overall impression of Password Depot Professional 1.5 is excellent. Best rating from!