Mageia 2019-0111: gnome-keyring security update

    Date14 Mar 2019
    CategoryMageia
    473
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that GNOME Keyring incorrectly cleared out credentials supplied to the PAM module. A local attacker could possibly use this issue to discover login credentials (CVE-2018-20781). References:
    MGASA-2019-0111 - Updated gnome-keyring packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 14 Mar 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0111.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 6
    CVE: CVE-2018-20781
    
    It was discovered that GNOME Keyring incorrectly cleared out credentials
    supplied to the PAM module. A local attacker could possibly use this
    issue to discover login credentials (CVE-2018-20781).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=24480
    - https://usn.ubuntu.com/3894-1/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-20781
    
    SRPMS:
    - 6/core/gnome-keyring-3.20.0-1.1.mga6
    

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