Unfortunately for Internet Explorer/Windows users, there is a pretty big hole in the security of Windows when it comes to passwords hidden behind asterisks (***). This program is a simple usage one which displays hidden Windows and IE passwords when you hover the magnifying glass above a password field, a password hidden behind stars or dots.
You can also run this program to clear your cache and history of passwords saved on your system.
This program is unfortunately no longer available.
From KMGI Software, Inc:A glaring security hole in Microsoft Windows allows anyone access the passwords hidden behind asterisks download (****) or dots (???). See www.see-password.com - “Just drag the SeePassword magnifier over the asterisks in any password field to reveal the true characters.AsteRisks 1.00
is licensed as Freeware
for the Windows operating system / platform without restrictions. AsteRisks is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
AsteRisks Virus and Malware Tests:
For security reasons, you should also check out the AsteRisks virus and malware test
that has been uploaded; additional AsteRisks screenshots may be available, too.