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    Mageia 2020-0371: kio-extras security update

    Date 27 Sep 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    fishProtocol::establishConnection in fish/fish.cpp in KDE kio-extras through 20.04.0 makes a cacheAuthentication call even if the user had not set the keepPassword option. This may lead to unintended KWallet storage of the password (CVE-2020-12755).
    MGASA-2020-0371 - Updated kio-extras packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 27 Sep 2020
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0371.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2020-12755
    
    fishProtocol::establishConnection in fish/fish.cpp in KDE kio-extras through
    20.04.0 makes a cacheAuthentication call even if the user had not set the
    keepPassword option. This may lead to unintended KWallet storage of the
    password (CVE-2020-12755).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27297
    - https://kde.org/info/security/advisory-20200510-1.txt
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-12755
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/kio-extras-19.04.0-1.1.mga7
    

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