CVE-2015-3164

2015-07-01T14:59:00
ID CVE-2015-3164
Type cve
Reporter secalert@redhat.com
Modified 2018-10-30T16:27:00

Description

The authentication setup in XWayland 1.16.x and 1.17.x before 1.17.2 starts the server in non-authenticating mode, which allows local users to read from or send information to arbitrary X11 clients via vectors involving a UNIX socket.