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Bug 1404969 (CVE-2013-1430) - CVE-2013-1430 xrdp: Cleartext password shown in file after logging into xrdp session
Summary: CVE-2013-1430 xrdp: Cleartext password shown in file after logging into xrdp ...
Alias: CVE-2013-1430
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1404971 1404972
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Reported: 2016-12-15 09:41 UTC by Andrej Nemec
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:02 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: xrdp 0.9.1
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 03:04:29 UTC

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Description Andrej Nemec 2016-12-15 09:41:32 UTC
When successfully logging in using RDP into a xrdp session, the file
~/.vnc/sesman_${username}_passwd is created. Its content is the
equivalent of the users clear text password, DES encrypted with a known

Upstream bug:

Comment 1 Andrej Nemec 2016-12-15 09:45:31 UTC
Created xrdp tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1404971]
Affects: epel-all [bug 1404972]

Comment 2 Product Security DevOps Team 2019-06-08 03:04:29 UTC
This CVE Bugzilla entry is for community support informational purposes only as it does not affect a package in a commercially supported Red Hat product. Refer to the dependent bugs for status of those individual community products.

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