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SMTP password is visible

On the "FogBUGZ Configuration" screen, the data in the "SMTP Password:" field is visible. I would expect it to be replaced by '*' characters.

We're a distributed team, don't have our own mail server ... so we're each connected to the Internet via an ISP ... so I enter my personal email account name/password so that it can connect to my ISP's mail server ... now my personal email name and password are visible to other FogBUGZ Administrators.

Christopher Wells
Thursday, September 09, 2004

We'll change this in a future release.  Partly it wasn't set to be a password field before because it needs to be stored somewhere in cleartext anyway (in the registry in this case), but I understand your concern.

Michael H. Pryor
Fog Creek Software
Thursday, September 09, 2004

You can change the source to make it a password field.

Matt Hawley
Tuesday, September 14, 2004

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