VNC password bug. . .
gnw "at" terra.com.br
Fri Jun 21 01:32:02 2002
Just remember that VNC trims all characters after the 8th from your
password. What is the size of the password you are using?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bill Trickel" <Bill "at" Colamco.com>
To: <vnc-list "at" realvnc.com>
Sent: Thursday, June 20, 2002 2:34 PM
Subject: VNC password bug. . .
> I have discovered a bug in the way VNC handles passwords. . .If you use a
> password that contains an underscore(_), VNC ignores everything after the
> password. Example, if you set a VNC password to be 1234_1 , the user can
> login using 1234_xxx. I downloaded the latest release(9) and the same
> problem exists.
> Bill Trickel, MCSE/WIN2000, MCSE/NT4.0, MCP+Internet
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