KDB File Documentation


Feature Value
File Format Name KeePass Database File
Extension .kdb
MIME Type application/x-keepass
Developer Dominik Reichl
Primary Usage Password Management
Encryption Supported Yes
Open Source Yes
Latest Version KeePass 1.x Series (for .kdb files)
Compression Supported
Database Structure Hierarchical
Fields Storage Titles, Usernames, Passwords, URLs, and Notes
Platform Compatibility Windows (native), Cross-platform via compatible applications
Key Derivation Functions AES-KDF, Argon2
Password Generator Included Yes
Password History Supported
Attachments Support Yes
Custom Fields Support Yes
Open Standard Format Yes
API Availability For integration with other software
Notes Widely regarded for its security and flexibility