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  1. Core Server
  2. SERVER-8727

Speculative - possible to recover certificate password with gdb?

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major - P3
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
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      Description

      Not had time to test this yet - but if we aren't overwriting the memory used to hold the password that is passed in in argv then in theory gdb could be used to recover it.

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              gregor Gregor Macadam
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