Re: X11 exploit info
On Saturday 11 February 2006 14:39, Ivor Hewitt wrote:[color=blue]
> On Saturday 11 February 2006 12:15, Dave Feustel wrote:[color=green]
> > 05-Jul-2004: SSH Users beware: The hazards of X11 forwarding
> > =A0Logging into another machine can compromise your desktop...[/color]
> " If someone on the server can read your ~/.Xauthority file (hopefully on=[/color]
> root, but if you have bad file permissions you're in trouble),"
> I'm sorry, thats just too stupid to be worth commenting on.[/color]
There's this gem, too : "any time you SSH to another machine, that machine'=
administrators could attack you".
Thanks for the laugh, anyway.
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