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Status Delivered
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 11, 2018

HMC: Passwords appear as clear text in bash history

When using command
mkhmcusr –name=<USERNAME> -passwd=cleartextpassword this password appears as cleartext in bash history for current user. Bad enough, the bash history is collected in pedbg logfiles (please look at additional rfe regarding this logfile)

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Jan 8, 2020

    Addressed with HMC V9 R1 M940.

  • Guest
    Jan 23, 2019


    This Enhancement is planned to be addressed in a future release.