Accounts.xml stores passwords in plain text.

Andreas Monitzer pidgin at
Mon Dec 17 18:37:05 EST 2007

On Dec 17, 2007, at 20:43, Daniel Atallah wrote:

> This isn't entirely true. I'm not aware of any major services that  
> send plaintext or plaintext equivalent passwords over the wire.

Then you're not aware of ICQ.


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