Ticket #7570 (new defect)

Opened 9 years ago

Last modified 9 years ago

VNC shows password in commandline

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



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.


vnc-passwordfile-support.patch Download (1.7 KB) - added by evermind 9 years ago.

Change History

Changed 9 years ago by evermind

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by frank

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