[patch] leaking passwords in the debug log

Dan Williams dcbw at redhat.com
Thu Mar 30 10:40:09 EST 2006


On Thu, 2006-03-30 at 06:21 -0800, Jouni Malinen wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 30, 2006 at 08:21:15AM +0000, Reinhard Tartler wrote:
> 
> > In ubuntu, there was a patch submitted to a bug which causes
> > wpasupplicant to leak passwords. You can see the bug here:
> 
> > https://launchpad.net/bugs/37070
> 
> > http://librarian.launchpad.net/1896628/40_ctrl_iface_hide_keys.dpatch
> > 
> > What do you think about this patch? Should it be included in the next
> > release?
> 
> I think I already fixed this in wpa_supplicant 0.5.2 a week or so ago.

Can we get it applied to STABLE too?  Everyone is currently shipping
0.4.8 (at least SUSE, Fedora, and a few others are).

Dan





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