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CVE-2017-2625

Description

It was discovered that libXdmcp before 1.1.2 including used weak entropy to generate session keys. On a multi-user system using xdmcp, a local attacker could potentially use information available from the process list to brute force the key, allowing them to hijack other users\' sessions.

Priority: LOW
CVSS v3: 5.5
Publish Date: Jul 27, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: MEDIUM
Modified Date: Jul 28, 2018

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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