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USN-3894-1: GNOME Keyring vulnerability

26 February 2019

GNOME Keyring could be made to expose sensitive information.

Releases

Packages

Details

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.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 16.04
Ubuntu 14.04

After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make
all the necessary changes.

References