Opened 11 years ago

Closed 2 years ago

#5340 closed Feature request (rejected)

Private Key password encryption in FileZilla Server configuration file

Reported by: Sandris Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: FileZilla Server
Keywords: Cc:
Component version: Operating system type: Windows
Operating system version: Windows Server 2003

Description

Hello!

It would be great if the private key password for SSL connections is kept encrypted in FileZilla Server XML configuration file as it is with ftp user passwords.

Thank You!

Change History (2)

comment:1 by Kurt McKee, 3 years ago

Triage suggestion

It seems like encrypting this would only provide the illusion of security -- the encryption key would still have to be kept somewhere in plain text. I think it would only give users a false sense of security. In addition, there has been no movement on this ticket in 7 years.

I recommend closing the ticket as "rejected".

comment:2 by Kurt McKee, 2 years ago

Resolution: rejected
Status: newclosed

It appears that this isn't going to get implemented. I'm closing this ticket due to its age.

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