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Bug 9625 - Security on login - GNOME - KDE
Security on login - GNOME - KDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-core (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
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Reported: 2000-02-21 02:06 EST by lplichta
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-29 14:59:56 EST
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Description lplichta 2000-02-21 02:06:48 EST
Kernel 2.2.12-32 Release 6.1 fr (Cartman)

I'm use X login (GNOME) for login
I'm chose KDE environnement and French Language
I'm typping my login and password
KDE was started
I'm lauch Kconsole
Num lock was off
when I press the 9 key (on a numeric keyboard)
password was display on the screen
Comment 1 Preston Brown 2000-02-23 21:22:59 EST
havoc, looks weird.  please verify.
Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2000-02-24 14:51:59 EST
I don't understand where you pressed the "9" key - in konsole?
Which application displayed your password?
Comment 3 Havoc Pennington 2000-02-29 14:59:59 EST
I can't figure out how to reproduce this, if someone can post more
precise steps to reproduce it then I'll reopen the bug.

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