Mandriva: Updated openssh-askpass-qt package fixes exit
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake The QT openssh password asking dialog, provided by openssh-askpass-qt package, would always exit with successful status (0), even when the user did not press the Ok button. This would, at least, make the openssh client always allow sharing a connection when ControlMaster option was set to ask. This update fixes the issue.
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 Mandriva Linux Advisory                                   MDKA-2007:127
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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 Package : openssh-askpass-qt
 Date    : December 11, 2007
 Affected: 2007.0, 2007.1, 2008.0
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 Problem Description:
 
 The QT openssh password asking dialog, provided by openssh-askpass-qt
 package, would always exit with successful status (0), even when
 the user did not press the Ok button. This would, at least, make the
 openssh client always allow sharing a connection when ControlMaster
 option was set to ask.
 
 This update fixes the issue.
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 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2007.0:
 fddc18f0e7fb2e7ea0e7aa3445a799cc  2007.0/i586/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-1.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm 
 0811895e1da71c99af9121d3e350e447  2007.0/SRPMS/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-1.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64:
 2422d3ec3b4c550cffab5c1e7a8f6230  2007.0/x86_64/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-1.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm 
 0811895e1da71c99af9121d3e350e447  2007.0/SRPMS/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-1.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.1:
 fb325a6bdd604a7a13f53d023587b6ce  2007.1/i586/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-1.1mdv2007.1.i586.rpm 
 33c6f1e8f700dbeb71fc6ae9b9b27a1c  2007.1/SRPMS/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-1.1mdv2007.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.1/X86_64:
 3fd9fcc0a86c909c2ca254332f6511e8  2007.1/x86_64/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-1.1mdv2007.1.x86_64.rpm 
 33c6f1e8f700dbeb71fc6ae9b9b27a1c  2007.1/SRPMS/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-1.1mdv2007.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0:
 f137ff67a36057d519973628bb1b6efc  2008.0/i586/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-2.1mdv2008.0.i586.rpm 
 422abf51f175e6e1a74f6c4da32ea873  2008.0/SRPMS/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-2.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0/X86_64:
 a688193af5d9ba9bf20d204ff977d482  2008.0/x86_64/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-2.1mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm 
 422abf51f175e6e1a74f6c4da32ea873  2008.0/SRPMS/openssh-askpass-qt-0.2-2.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm
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 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team