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Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 13:23:10 -0600
From: Raphael Geissert <>
 coley <>
Subject: Re: Strange CVE situation (at least one ID should come of this)

On Friday 26 October 2012 14:54:15 Josh Bressers wrote:
> * It uses MD5 passwords
> * The shadow file is directly modified without locking (which could lead
> to a race condition)
> * If you get the password wrong, it doesn't unlink the empty temporary
> file.

By looking at the README:
* It leaks the password via the process list

Raphael Geissert - Debian Developer -

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