When logging into MWA GUI the password field shows in clear text on Windows 6.5 handheld device using CrEme.exe JVM (Doc ID 2060964.1)

Last updated on JULY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Mobile Application Server - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 When logging into MWA the password field shows in plain text (unobfuscated) on Windows 6.5 handheld device using CrEme.exe JVM

Issue is not reproducible from Windows PC using same GUI client version

User experience is :
1. Type in user name and password (password displays in plain text)
2. Before accepting log in, if you move focus to user name field then the password changes to asterisk

Cause

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