CVE-2000-1059

2000-12-11T00:00:00
ID CVE-2000-1059
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-10-09T21:29:28

Description

The default configuration of the Xsession file in Mandrake Linux 7.1 and 7.0 bypasses the Xauthority access control mechanism with an "xhost + localhost" command, which allows local users to sniff X Windows events and gain privileges.