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From "Caldarale, Charles R" <Chuck.Caldar...@unisys.com>
Subject RE: Once again, clear text passwords in context.xml files
Date Tue, 13 May 2008 17:38:45 GMT
> From: Kevin Williams [mailto:kevin@netkev.com] 
> Subject: Re: Once again, clear text passwords in context.xml files
> 
> How about hashing the passwords with a known forumla and storing them
> in this intermediate format.  App would need to hash the user input
> and compare.

There's no user input.  The passwords under discussion are those used by
Tomcat itself to establish access to a resource such as a data base.

 - Chuck


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