[USN-1624-1] Remote Login Service vulnerability
marc.deslauriers at canonical.com
Mon Nov 5 21:39:21 UTC 2012
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1624-1
November 05, 2012
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 12.10
Remote Login Service could be made to expose sensitive information.
- remote-login-service: Service to track the remote servers to use
It was discovered that Remote Login Service incorrectly purged account
information when switching users. A local attacker could use this issue to
possibly obtain sensitive information.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.
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