Description of problem:
When installing applications using the browser plugin, it did not ask for confirmation on what the packages going to be installed by the plugin.
As its possible to hide the package name in the plugin using "displayname" tag, this is a security issue.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try to install something using web plugin
2. Shell only ask for root password with message that only mention 'trying to install a signed package'
Magic happens, no idea what to be installed, yet its installed.
Some confirmation window with a list of packages that are going to be installed
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