Brad Hards bradh at
Fri Nov 5 00:19:21 GMT 2004

On Fri, 5 Nov 2004 11:06 am, Ingo Klöcker wrote:
> The other threat is that passwords are written to the swap partition.
> This can only be countered by using mlock'ed char* memory. mlocking
> QString is impossible (unless you or Qt writes QSecureString).
QCA 2 will have a QSecureArray, which uses mlock() if available, else uses 
mmap to a file which is then unlinked, and overwritten on exit.
for the implementation.

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