Re: Bug#253700: konqueror history exposure of username and password
El Jueves, 10 de Junio de 2004 21:57, Kevin Krammer escribió:
> It still shouldn't display the password part, there was a fix for that in
> bookmark handling if memory serves me right.
> I think it is a valid bug report concerning security.
If you type:
$ mysqladmin -u root -psecret
Then it's stored on .bash_history (if using bash, of course), and another user
can see it pressing the up cursor. IMHO, if you type a password in clear,
you're exposed to that kind of things. ;-)
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