MIT magic cookie and XDM authorization contain vulnerabilities that could allow remote attackers to connect to X displays.
Two widely used X Window System authorization schemes have weaknesses in their sample implementations.
Remote attackers can connect to X displays and read potentially sensitive data such as passwords.
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This document was written by Cory F Cohen.
|Date First Published:||2003-07-18|
|Date Last Updated:||2004-02-23 22:03 UTC|