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xinit: race condition

Package(s):xinit CVE #(s):CVE-2006-5214
Created:October 17, 2006 Updated:August 9, 2007
Description: A race condition allows local users to see error messages generated during another user's X session. This could allow potentially sensitive information to be leaked.
Alerts:
Fedora FEDORA-2007-659 xorg-x11-xinit 2007-08-08
Fedora FEDORA-2007-1409 xorg-x11-xinit 2007-08-02
Ubuntu USN-364-1 xinit 2006-10-16

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xinit: race condition

Posted Mar 4, 2007 17:35 UTC (Sun) by kreutzm (guest, #4700) [Link]

This code is not present on Debian Sarge, i.e. Sarge is not vulnerable.


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