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Re: Mac OS X stores login/Keychain/FileVault passwords on disk Jul 12 2004 09:05AM
Adi Kriegisch (adi cg tuwien ac at)
The swapfiles are deleted on startup -- this means even a clean shutdown by
user leaves the passwords on disk.
So if you loose your powerbook someone might boot it in "target disk mode" and
will be able to get your password!

Adi

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> It seems that Mac OS X (10.3.4 tested) doesn't bother clearin...

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