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Mandriva: 2013:084: gnome-keyring Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated gnome-keyring package fixes security vulnerability: gnome-keyring seems to obey the configuration asking it to stop caching passphrases, but after a while it doesn't cache nor does it ask for the passphrase (CVE-2012-3466). [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:084
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : gnome-keyring
 Date    : April 9, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated gnome-keyring package fixes security vulnerability:
 
 gnome-keyring seems to obey the configuration asking it to stop
 caching passphrases, but after a while it doesn't cache nor does it
 ask for the passphrase (CVE-2012-3466).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-3466
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0262
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 e267ae5f3066986b3666584bfefd66df  mbs1/x86_64/gnome-keyring-3.4.1-2.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 481ca21d7fd0ff4099825dfed818e443  mbs1/SRPMS/gnome-keyring-3.4.1-2.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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