Opened 6 months ago

Last modified 5 months ago

#33867 assigned defect

Disable password manager and password generation

Reported by: pospeselr Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: Actual Points:
Parent ID: #33534 Points:
Reviewer: Sponsor: Sponsor58

Description

Disable the integrated password manager and password generation feature as part of disk avoidance.

Feature documentation: https://wiki.mozilla.org/Toolkit:Password_Manager/Password_Generation

Set preferences:

  • signon.generation.available=false
  • signon.generation.enabled=false

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Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 5 months ago by mcs

The password generation feature is also disabled when signon.rememberSignons = false which we already set in browser/app/profile/000-tor-browser.js.

I am leaving this ticket open so we double-check this one more time in case Mozilla makes more changes before ESR78. Useful references:

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