When Using a 64-bit JDK With Oracle GlassFish Server The Passwords Entered In CLI Are Displayed In The Clear
(Doc ID 1402163.1)
Last updated on JUNE 03, 2021
Applies to:Oracle GlassFish Server - Version 2.1.1 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
When using a 64-bit JDK, the GlassFish Server won't mask the passwords entered in CLI (asadmin), so they will be displayed in the clear.
Steps to reproduce the problem:
1) Install 64-bit JDK.
2) Install GF 2.1.1 and have it use the JDK installed above.
3) Run an asadmin command that requires entering a password, such as create-domain or start-domain. When prompted for the password, type it in and it will be displayed in clear:
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