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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 22, 2022

FAP Service.properties - Password Encryption

Hi,


at our client Atlantic Group d.d. during upgrade of PA,CA,CC client set request to eliminate all hardcoded passwords on any file on all models. We successfully eliminated them by using inbuilt encryption (e.g. in PA) or if password was in .bat files by using PowerShell encryption etc. Nevertheless, in CC model we came across on file FAP Services.properties (pls. find attached) where password is hardcoded in order to FAP (Financial Analysis Publisher) to work.


Enhancement request:

Add possibility to encrypt this password since FAP Services.properties is basically configuration file and not file created from developer side during CC model development.

Needed By Month