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Author Topic: general password option to store msn passwords  (Read 7594 times)
giorrrgio
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« on: July 26, 2008, 06:35:37 pm »

Hi,
since it's easy to decrypt amsn config.xml stored passwords (like for most all of OS softwares) why don't you include a general security password that can be defined optionally by the user to make the password storage a bit more secure?

Edit: I know this could make sense only for people who keeps more than one account...
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« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2008, 11:15:09 pm »

Like in firefox. I think it's a good idea
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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2008, 06:08:14 am »

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why don't you include a general security password that can be defined optionally by the user to make the password storage a bit more secure?

I'm assuming you mean have one main password that's used to encrypt all the others, and then prompt the user for that password?
I personally think it's pointless, given that they'd still need to enter a password (to decrypt the stored one). If you want security then just don't save your password, I've got quite a few accounts and just enter the password every time I log in. Tongue
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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2008, 09:12:43 pm »

I agree with Daniel, would be pointless...
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