CVE-2013-4394

2013-10-28T22:55:00
ID CVE-2013-4394
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-07-01T01:29:00

Description

The SetX11Keyboard function in systemd, when PolicyKit Local Authority (PKLA) is used to change the group permissions on the X Keyboard Extension (XKB) layouts description, allows local users in the group to modify the Xorg X11 Server configuration file and possibly gain privileges via vectors involving "special and control characters."