Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2730-1 libpam-tacplus -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 04 Aug 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 962830.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-13881.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was an issue in libpam-tacplus (a security module for using the TACACS+ authentication service) where shared secrets such as private server keys were being added in the clear to various logs.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.3.8-2+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libpam-tacplus packages.
For the detailed security status of libpam-tacplus please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libpam-tacplus
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS