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Date: Thu, 05 Mar 2009 10:55:53 +0100
From: Jan Lieskovsky <>
To: "Steven M. Christey" <>
Cc:, Marcus Granado <>
Subject: CVE Request -- pam

Hello Steve,

  Marcus Granado recently reported a security issue in 
libpam related to parsing of non-ascii usernames in
the Pam configuration files. Attaching his report for
more details.

Affected version: pam <= 1.0.3

Link to SCM repo:

Could you please allocate a new CVE id for it?

Thanks && regards, Jan.
Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team

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