I have a writer file which is hosted on Google Docs and is password-protected.
open it on PC A (password required)
open it on PC B; no password required.
[ close file on A]
save it from PC B....
close file on B
...No more password protection on the file!
I noticed this process while working on two PCs through a distant link (TeamViewer). Same thing happened to me last year as I was working in similar conditions but with machine A being under Linux (Ubuntu 12.?). I did not have the time to clarify the process by then.
Created attachment 109451 [details]
Tiny password-protected ODT file
(In reply to Herve LECLAIR from comment #0)
> I have a writer file which is hosted on Google Docs and is
> open it on PC A (password required)
> open it on PC B; no password required.
As I understand it, opening files *from within* Google Docs or Google Drive means that the data is stored, unencrypted, within Google's cloud architecture.
> ...No more password protection on the file!
I tried uploading password-protected ODT attachment 109451 [details] to Google Drive. I couldn't open it from within Drive/Google Docs, and didn't get offered a preview.
Herve: How can I reproduce this problem?
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