Awards & Press Commentaries

Our customers are enthusiastic about Password Depot - the trade press as well!

Password Depot was subjected to an intensive security test by SySS GmbH in April 2021 and passed successfully. Sebastian Schreiber, CEO of SySS GmbH: "SySS GmbH rates the security level of the tested software applications Password Depot Client Corporate Edition and Password Depot Enterprise Server version 15.2.0 as very high. During our security test, we were not able to gain access to sensitive data like managed passwords in an unauthorized way, or to violate the data integrity."


During security tests of password managers experts of the Fraunhofer Institute found out, among other things, that Password Depot "was the only software that impressed experts". In 2021, Professor Dr. Nikolaus Franke and his science team chose AceBIT as one of the most innovative companies. We belong to the top 100! Our success story continues...


Password Depot receives the highest rating in a large comparison by Netzwelt. Different password managers including Password Depot, Password Safe, Sticky Password, Keepass, Dashlane, Roboform were tested.

PC Magazin

Password Depot 11 is voted test winner in the big benchmark test of PC Magazine in 08/2018! Password Depot, Sticky Password, Keepass, Kaspersky Password Manager, Dashlane, Cyclonis and Steganos were tested.

5 out of 5 stars from the Networld Editorial Team..

Software.Informer Editor's pick award

Five out of five points and award "Editor's pick" in a review at software.informer!


Grade very good in a single test of the PC Magazine, issue 10/2011.

Password Depot 4 is named test winner in the big benchmark test of Computer Bild in 03/2010 with the grade 2,62!

While competitors such as RoboForm or Keepass only receive a "flawed" due to serious security vulnerabilities , the experts of the Fraunhofer Institute, who have tested on behalf of Computer Bild, write about Password Depot:

"Password Depot (...) offers the greatest security (...) In the practical tests of the Fraunhofer experts, the Password Depot made by far the best impression and defended entered passwords against all attacks carried out (by them). The software was also easier to use than any other test candidate."


Top grade "Very good", 5/5 points in the individual test of Chip 06/2009:

"A very easy-to-use password safe that securely encrypts sensitive credentials."


Top rating for Password Depot: 5/5 points from soft82!

Password Depot is named the test winner by CHIP in a benchmark test!

"Safe and easy - that's just the test winner Password Depot, with its straightforward and intuitive interface that allows even beginners to keep their passwords safe."


Marco Kratzenberg from the editors of the portal Giga-Software rated Password Depot as 5 out of 5 stars in a review.

Computer Bild

Password Depot 3 is named test winner by Computer Bild in 01/2008 in a big benchmark test, with a grade of 2.28!

"Password Depot defended itself well against the attacks of the experts of the Fraunhofer Institute. It alone was the only software in the extensive security tests that made a good impression. Passwords and usernames are safe with the test winner."

PC Professionell

Password Depot is named test winner by PC Professionell in a large benchmark test of leading password managers!

"Comprehensive protection, intuitive user guidance, and excellent manageability feature in AceBIT Password Depot, as well as its network capability and easy-to-configure fill-in feature, which are equally suitable for home users and business users alike."

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Bestnote from "AceBIT Password Depot reaches a level of perfection that every Password Manager would like to have: easy enough for the beginner and full of useful tools for experienced users."


Password Depot was reviewed on 26.03.2012 by George Norman. Based on the user interface, features and complexity, Findmysoft rated Password Depot 5 out of 5 stars and rated it as "Essential"

Top grade from Internet Magazie in a benchmark test in issue 07/07 for Password Depot 3!

Chip Online

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


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 receives highly recommended by Computerwoche!

Grade good in a single test of the issue 06/07.


Password Depot receives top marks from Tucows, one of the world's largest download libraries, with 5 out of 5 possible points!

Best rating from, the world's largest download library!

"We can highly recommend Password Depot to anyone who wants to securely and reliably store their password information."

Top grade from Internet Magazine, issue 04/05 for Password Depot 2

Top Note 1.9 from PC WELT, issue 04/05 for Password Depot 2!

Note Very good of com!, Issue 03/05 for Password Depot 2!


Best possible rating from WebAttack!

Best possible rating from the ZDNeteditorial!

PC Professionell

Note Good (operation Excellent) from PC PROFESSIONELL, 03/05!

Rated 5 stars at SnapFiles

Best possible rating from SnapFiles!

Top rating from ComputerEasy.


Password Depot on TV with Jörg Schieb!


Best possible rating from the SoftPediaeditorial team!


Top rating from!


Best possible rating from Shareware River!

The File Transit

Best possible rating of Filetransit!

PC Welt: " Password Depot Professional 1.5 made an excellent overall impression in the test."

Top Download Award

Password Depot receives the den "Top Download Award".