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  1. Felix
  2. FELIX-5934

The Felix Web Console stores unsalted hashed password

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: webconsole-4.3.10
    • Component/s: Web Console
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      Description

      The Felix Web Console currently stores unsalted hashed password [0]

      This violates common security hygiene and industry standard.

      The suggestion is to either add a random salt or use a stronger Password Storage algorithm e.g. Argon2 or PBKDF2  . See [1]

       

       [0]https://github.com/apache/felix/blob/0bfe4ca7ebc6e81f0a9f4186a7ef58df4d92b4c9/webconsole/src/main/java/org/apache/felix/webconsole/internal/servlet/OsgiManager.java#L167

      [1] https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Password_Storage_Cheat_Sheet

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        1. FELIX-5934-patch.txt
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          Antonio Sanso

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              • Assignee:
                cziegeler Carsten Ziegeler
                Reporter:
                asanso Antonio Sanso
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