[Rt-devel] *possible* RT security bug

Chad Granum chad at opensourcery.com
Thu Apr 16 12:39:19 EDT 2009

Version 3.8.2

Noticed when writing a plugin. I have debugging that prints out the
content of %ARGS. I went to the page while not logged in, it prompted
for login. Logged in and it redirected to the page I am working on. the
debugging showed the username and password in %ARGS.

I would expect the username and password to be stripped from %ARGS the
moment the login validation stage is complete (on success or failure). I
do not have any clear ideas on how to exploit this, but it seems pretty

-Chad Granum

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