Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2012 13:23:10 -0600 From: Raphael Geissert <geissert@...ian.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, coley <coley@...re.org> 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 Cheers, -- Raphael Geissert - Debian Developer www.debian.org - get.debian.net
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