CVE-2008-1692

Published: 07 April 2008

Eterm 0.9.4 opens a terminal window on :0 if -display is not specified and the DISPLAY environment variable is not set, which might allow local users to hijack X11 connections. NOTE: realistic attack scenarios require that the victim enters a command on the wrong machine.

Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
eterm
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (0.9.5)