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Clear text password shown in WS-Security profile outflow



The password to the WS-Security profile outflow page is not obfuscated (masked by '*' characters) while being entered.

Error Messages

Not applicable.


  1. Navigate to: Records > Security > WS-Securtiy Profile > OutFlow.
  2. Click on the password field.
  3. Type in a password it is displayed in clear text. It does not asterisk-out what the user is typing.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules.


Apply HFix-27201.


Published April 30, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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