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Debian: DSA-4025-1: libpam4j security update

Date 08 Nov 2017
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
It was discovered that libpam4j, a Java library wrapper for the integration of PAM did not call pam_acct_mgmt() during authentication. As such a user who has a valid password, but a deactivated or disabled account could still log in.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4025-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
November 08, 2017                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libpam4j
CVE ID         : CVE-2017-12197

It was discovered that libpam4j, a Java library wrapper for the
integration of PAM did not call pam_acct_mgmt() during authentication.
As such a user who has a valid password, but a deactivated or disabled
account could still log in.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed
in version 1.4-2+deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.4-2+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libpam4j packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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