CVE-2020-12755

NameCVE-2020-12755
DescriptionfishProtocol::establishConnection in fish/fish.cpp in KDE kio-extras through 20.04.0 makes a cacheAuthentication call even if the user had not set the keepPassword option. This may lead to unintended KWallet storage of a password.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitylow
Debian Bugs960306

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
kio-extras (PTS)stretch4:16.08.3-1vulnerable
buster4:18.08.3-1vulnerable
bullseye, sid4:19.12.3-1vulnerable

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kio-extrassource(unstable)(unfixed)low960306

Notes

[buster] - kio-extras <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[stretch] - kio-extras <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
https://github.com/KDE/kio-extras/commit/d813cef3cecdec9af1532a40d677a203ff979145

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