Passwords stored in clear?

Luke Schierer lschiere at
Thu Feb 28 05:46:32 EST 2008

Shadowfirebird wrote:
> Er, I don't want to make a fuss or anything, but I've just noticed
> that all my passwords are stored unencrypted in my ./purple/sessions
> file...
> [Ubuntu 7.1, Pidgin 2.2.1]

This is covered in the faq.


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