User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040313 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040313 When an address contains a username:password@host, the username and passwords should be in a different color to make it stand out that they are not the host. This should help against spoofing attacks. This would be a handy option to have and should probably be on by default. This is similar to other syntax highlighting schemes. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Put in address with user:pass 2. 3. Actual Results: URL is one color Expected Results: Part before @ should be a different color to make it stand out.
see the discussion in bug 122445 *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 122445 ***
See also bug 184074.