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CVE Request - xlockmore 5.43 fixes a security flaw
From: "mancha" <mancha1 () hush com>
Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2013 19:18:07 +0000

Hello Kurt, vendors, et al.

xlockmore 5.43 released 2 days ago with a fix for a security
flaw related to potential NULL pointer dereferences when
authenticating via glibc 2.17+ crypt() and OSF/1 C2 security's

Under certain conditions the NULL pointers can trigger a crash
in xlockmore effectively bypassing the screen lock.

[1] http://www.tux.org/~bagleyd/xlock/xlockmore.README


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