[Tkabber] the custom file is world-readable

Mykhal tkabber@jabber.ru
Mon, 13 Jan 2003 17:56:36 +0100


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> Od: "Jamin W. Collins" <jcollins@asgardsrealm.net>
> Komu: tkabber@jabber.ru
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> Datum: Mon, 13 Jan 2003 10:33:57 -0600
> PÖedmŠt: Re: [Tkabber] the custom file is world-readable
>
> On Mon, Jan 13, 2003 at 02:16:20PM +0300, Artem Shvorin wrote:
> > tkabber creates ~/.tkabber/custom.tcl with default permissions
> > (readable for all).  This is not a good idea, since it may contain
> > user's password.
> 
> It might be advisable for the password to be stored in a seperate file
> also.  I keep many portions of my home directory in a Subversion
> repository.  In cases like this having the password in it's own file
> (with appropriate permissions) is helpful.
> 
> -- 
> Jamin W. Collins
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It's bes to carry the password in head only.

mykhal

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