FileZilla FTP client by default silently stores all entered FTP usernames and passwords in plain text.
Passwords may be stored in following locations.
Windows XP: C:\Documents and Settings\\Application Data\FileZilla
Windows Visata/7: C:\Users\\AppData\Roaming\FileZilla

To disable this default behaviour:
1. Copy file C:\Program Files\FileZilla FTP Client\docs\fzdefaults.xml.example to C:\Program Files\FileZilla FTP Client
2. Rename file to fzdefaults.xml
3. Open file in text editor and change set <Setting name="Kiosk mode">1</Setting>
4. Comment line: <!--<Setting name="Config Location">$SOMEDIR/filezilla/</Setting>-->. Or set desired config file location if you wish.
You can also set <Setting name="Disable update check">1</Setting> to disable update check.
5. Save and close the file
6. Delete or rename existing files containing passwords (see above for file names and path)

FileZilla 3.3
Windows XP, Vista, 7

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