VirtualBox

Ticket #7570 (new defect)

Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

VNC shows password in commandline

Reported by: evermind Owned by:
Priority: major Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 3.2.10 Keywords: vnc password passwordfile
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: other

Description

Hi,

the vnc password is shown in the commandline. This is very insecure. Because with a quick ps -aux every user can view it. This patch adds a option to read the password from a file.

Attachments

vnc-passwordfile-support.patch Download (1.7 KB) - added by evermind 4 years ago.

Change History

Changed 4 years ago by evermind

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by frank

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