To obfuscate a password, open the Settings > Diagnostics > Passwords page.
Enter the plain text password and click
The result is an obfuscated string with
OBF: prefix which can be specified in the
server.properties file with obfuscated passwords:
To convert an obfuscated text back to plain text, open the Settings > Diagnostics > Passwords page.
The input text must start with
Enter the obfuscated text and click
Deobfuscate to view the plain text.
Obfuscation is not based on encryption and cannot be considered a secure way to store passwords. The above procedures can be performed on any ATSD instance or using a Jetty server as described in this article.