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Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2013 07:45:22 +0100
From: Florian Weimer <>
Subject: gnome-keyring does not discard stored secrets in some cases

We've received a bug report that gnome-keyring client library does not
instruct the daemon to discard secrets when using the
gnome_keyring_lock_all_sync function:


The function is simply not implemented.

I had trouble finding a caller of this function, but the submitter
indicated that gnome-power-manager uses it in older versions:


I'm not sure if this needs a CVE, but it's probably worth fixing

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