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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8032064

Password caching cannot be disabled in Java Control Panel

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      x86
    • OS:
      linux

      Description

      Not a regression, reproduced in 6u65

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      Component:plugin

      1.Disable the option "Enable caching password for authentication" in java control panel
      2.Clear the cache
      3.Start browser, launch the following java applet: http://mossad.us.oracle.com:8080/digestAuth/tests/Test.html
      4.Expected behavior: In the authentication dialog, it can be noticed that there is an option check box available "Remember my password" is no longer there.
      5.Enter the following authentication details: Username: jituD, Password: jitu
      6.The applet should be loaded fine
      7.Restart the browser to access the same applet page again, make sure you will be asked again for authentication

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      The actual result:
      - first time the applet is loaded ' authentication information is already filled in but the auth window is shown
      - next time the applet is loaded without showing auth dialog

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            Assignee:
            scfitch Stephen Fitch
            Reporter:
            aluht Anton Luht (Inactive)
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