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Credentials applied in External-Command step are exposed in the DevTest Portal Even Though Encrypted

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Article ID: 199141

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Products

CLOUDTEST CA Application Test CA Cloud Test Mobile MOBILECLOUD Service Virtualization

Issue/Introduction

Execute-External steps is being used to run ssh remote commands to remote Linux Servers to perform operations on the servers and retrieve the information.

 

In the Application test, the credentials to connect to the Linux machine is being passed from config files.

The Password is set to be encrypted.

When the test step details are reviewed in the Portal, it is exposing the Password without encryption.

 

Cause

New code fix.

Environment

Release : 10.5

Component : CA Application Test

Resolution

Open a support case and refer to defect DE457800.