Bug #865

MCP - Logging to mysql database - Use config file for password

Added by Joseph Perry about 11 years ago. Updated almost 9 years ago.

Status:VerifiedStart date:
Priority:HighDue date:
Assignee:Joseph Perry% Done:

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Category:-
Target version:Release 0.7
Google Code Legacy ID:archivematica-210 Pull Request:
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Description

mysql can use config files to connect to database.
This would be more secure than having the password in the script.

Ideally, this password would be random, and created by preMCP.. script, when the user is created.

[g] Legacy categories: Security

History

#1 Updated by Joseph Perry almost 11 years ago

  • Priority changed from Medium to High
  • Target version set to Release 0.7

Joseph to pick something better than that currently being used.

[g] Labels added: Priority-High, Milestone-Release-0.7, Component-Security
[g] Labels removed: Priority-Medium

#2 Updated by Joseph Perry almost 11 years ago

  • Target version changed from Release 0.7 to Release 0.7.1

better password is pointless if the password is stored in plain text.

[g] Labels added: Milestone-Release-0.7.1
[g] Labels removed: Milestone-Release-0.7

#3 Updated by Evelyn McLellan almost 11 years ago

  • Target version set to Release 0.7

Changing to 0.7 because latest release was 0.6.2. See updated development roadmap at http://www.archivematica.org/wiki/index.php?title=Development_roadmap

[g] Labels added: Milestone-Release-0.7

#4 Updated by Joseph Perry almost 11 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Verified

Added config file for password.
/etc/archivematica/MCPServer/dbsettings

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