x11vnc -- authentication bypass vulnerability

ID 9DDA3FF1-2B02-11DB-A6E2-000E0C2E438A
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2006-08-08T00:00:00


Ludwig Nussel reports that x11vnc is vulnerable to an authentication bypass vulnerability. The vulnerability is caused by an error in auth.c. This could allow a remote attacker to gain unauthorized and unauthenticated access to the system.