proxy password visible in plain text on preferences tab of ZENworks update agent

  • 7001038
  • 28-Jul-2008
  • 30-Apr-2012


Novell ZENworks 7.2 Linux Management - ZLM7.2


Right click the ZENworks update agent, click configure, select thePreferences tab, scroll down and you will see the proxy-password (if set) in plain text.

rug get displays the proxy password


To obtain access to a hot patch with the fix for this problem, follow the instructions in KB 3469853 "Updates to Novell ZENworks 7.2 Linux Management" which can be found at