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by flagpole
2013-07-30 18:55
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just learned that FileZilla stores passwords in clear text
Replies: 30
Views: 11898

Re: Just learned that FileZilla stores passwords in clear te

I wonder what percentage phishing, DDoS traffic, drive by downloads, spam and all the other internet nasties are due to people not preventing malware infections in the first place . A great deal i'm sure. But neither you nor I can stop that. But however much is the responsibility of FileZilla pwned...
by flagpole
2013-07-30 14:54
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Just learned that FileZilla stores passwords in clear text
Replies: 30
Views: 11898

Re: Just learned that FileZilla stores passwords in clear te

If there's malware on your computer that can read plaintext passwords, it can just as well intercept your master password. Only if the malware is running whilst i enter my password. if something nasty runs for a second and even sandboxed it can have away with your filezilla stored passwords. that y...