KeePassXC Password Manager 2.3.1 Released (Ubuntu PPA)


Just one week after the last major KeePassXC 2.3.0 release, the first bug-fix release 2.3.1 was announced earlier today.

KeePassXC 2.3.1 added following bug-fixes:

  • Fix unnecessary automatic upgrade to KDBX 4.0 and prevent challenge-response key being stripped
  • Abort saving and show an error message when challenge-response fails
  • Support inner stream protection on all string attributes
  • Fix favicon downloads not finishing on some websites
  • Fix freeze due to invalid STDIN data
  • Correct issue with encrypted RSA SSH keys
  • Fix crash on macOS due to QTBUG-54832
  • Show error message if ssh-agent communication fails
  • Fix –pw-stdin and filename parameters being ignored
  • Fix Auto-Type syntax check not allowing spaces and special characters
  • Fix reference placeholders in combination with Auto-Type
  • Fix qtbase translations not being loaded
  • Fix startup crash on Windows due to missing SVG libraries
  • Correct database tab order regression
  • Fix GCC 8 compilation error
  • Fix copying of advanced attributes on KDE
  • Fix member initialization of CategoryListWidgetDelegate
  • Fix inconsistent toolbar icon sizes and provide higher-quality icons
  • Improve preview panel geometry

How to Install KeePassXC 2.3.1 in Ubuntu:

The latest version of the password manager can be installed either via Snap package or from PPA repository, see THIS TUTORIAL for detail.

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