Bug 427338 - can paste user's X clipboard contents when leaving a note
can paste user's X clipboard contents when leaving a note
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-screensaver (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: jmccann
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-01-03 03:48 EST by Jens Petersen
Modified: 2015-01-14 18:20 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-03-26 17:57:52 EDT
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Description Jens Petersen 2008-01-03 03:48:06 EST
Description of problem:
I just noticed that one can paste the user's clipboard
into the note taking box or password entry box when leaving
a note.

How reproducible:
every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. lock screen
2. paste into password box with Ctrl-v or button2
2. click on leave a note
3. paste into note box
Actual results:
2. clipboard is pasted to password entry
4. clipboard contents appear

Expected results:
might be good to disable pasting in the screensaver
Comment 1 Ray Strode [halfline] 2008-01-03 10:42:45 EST
there's a dupe of this somewhere, and it's fixed in upstream svn, so it should
get fixed in the next stable release.

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