CCO Acount in LMS 3.0.1

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Jan 24th, 2008
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in LMS 2.6 under" Common Service - Server - Security - Connection Management" i could enter the CCO user and password, but in 3.0.1 not, where could it be entered now? i added two screenshots to view the differnt



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Joe Clarke Thu, 01/24/2008 - 00:09
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This global username and password was never used in 2.6, so it was removed in 3.0. The reason for this is security. Creating a global account potentially allows one to download images (e.g. crypto images) as someone else. Then those images could be illegally exported.

Now, each app or component that requires access will request it. Both IE and Firefox can cache this information on the client side, so that repeated re-entry is usually not needed.


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