Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 611825
Proxy password field in stage2 is clear text
Last modified: 2014-09-30 19:39:17 EDT
Created attachment 429806 [details]
screenshot of modify repository dialog
Description of problem:
In stage2 at the repository settings dialog the Proxy password field is clear text and the password is visible to anyone. In contrast in loader the proxy password field shows black dots/stars instead of the actual password. See screenshot.
Fixed by https://www.redhat.com/archives/anaconda-devel-list/2010-October/msg00056.html.
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Fixed by bd503ba0d62cb892dceaf71d7389b0b0dab06725.
In anaconda-13.21.97-1.el6.x86_64 the Proxy password field is not clear text anymore.
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