KDE-Workspace 4.10.5 and earlier does not properly handle the return
value of the glibc 2.17 crypt and pw_encrypt functions, which allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer
dereference and crash) via (1) an invalid salt or a (2) DES or (3) MD5
encrypted password, when FIPS-140 is enable, to KDM or an (4) invalid
password to KCheckPass.
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