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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2020-17489 (11.4 SRU 27.82.1)

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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2020-17489 (11.4 SRU 27.82.1)

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
08/11/2020
Created
01/20/2021
Added
01/19/2021
Modified
11/17/2021

Description

An issue was discovered in certain configurations of GNOME gnome-shell through 3.36.4. When logging out of an account, the password box from the login dialog reappears with the password still visible. If the user had decided to have the password shown in cleartext at login time, it is then visible for a brief moment upon a logout. (If the password were never shown in cleartext, only the password length is revealed.)

Solution(s)

  • oracle-solaris-11-4-upgrade-value-gnome-gnome-shell-3-34-5-11-4-27-0-1-82-0

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