Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 3974
All passwords show in clear text in the information window
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:51 EDT
When connecting to any server using entries in the address
book, the user name, and password (clear) show up in the
information window about the session. This should not
Could you be more detailed of what the problem is here and how you
have your tftp server configured. Standard tftp configurations do not
use user/password authentification and enforce security through other
methods such as hosts.allow and hosts.deny.
I'm sorry I made a mistake I was refering to the component gftp in X
windows. sorry for the confusion. I hope my bug report makes sense
chaged the component to gnome (which is closer to gftp than tftp :-)
and assigned to msf
This problem is fixed in the latest version of gftp.