Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #925, comment 3


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09/15/17 02:50:00 (4 years ago)
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Selva Nair
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  • Ticket #925, comment 3

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    1 As a minimal level of security the m/i does support setting a password. Use "--management localhost stdin" and the you will be prompted for a password when connecting to the management port. The Windows GUI currently uses this with an on-the-fly generated password.
     1As a minimal level of security the m/i does support setting a password. Use "--management localhost port stdin" and you will be prompted for a password when connecting to the management port. The Windows GUI currently uses this with an on-the-fly generated password.
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    33Currently mgmt via tcp is the only option on Windows, though porting the current code to use Windows named pipes should not be hard. As others have said encrypted m/i looks like a luxury, nice to have, but not worth the effort..