Login password is shown in plaintext

Bug #998816 reported by Sworddragon on 2012-05-13
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
shadow (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
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Bug Description

This bug was originally posted on kernel.org but it was closed because it seems to be a non-related kernel bug: https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=21272

I'm currently using Ubuntu 12.10 dev and the bug still exists there.

visibility: private → public

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tags: added: bot-comment
affects: ubuntu → shadow (Ubuntu)
security vulnerability: yes → no
Changed in shadow (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
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