Do you think this is a security risk and if not is it a bad UI decision?

Bruno Wolff III bruno at wolff.to
Sat May 4 03:28:13 UTC 2013


On Fri, May 03, 2013 at 23:26:51 -0400,
   Rahul Sundaram <metherid at gmail.com> wrote:
>On 05/03/2013 11:22 PM, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
>>
>>It's not like the people entering the password don't know it is visible.
>
>On the contrary, it is entirely unexpected that the UI will not hide it.

Are you refering to someone ther than the person who is looking at the 
screen while typing in their password? Surely the person doing that will 
know it is visible and not enter it while someone is obviously looking at 
their screen.


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