CVE-2012-0064 xkeyboard-config: screen-saver unlock via xkb debug key actions [edge]
It was found that XKB actions for debugging X.org clients were enabled by default. This could cause a screen locking application such as gnome-screensaver to be killed when those key combinations were triggered.
The debugging key actions were introduced in the following commit:
(from redmine: issue id 953, created on 2012-01-20, closed on 2012-01-29)
- relates #954 (closed)
- Revision 17e3c868 by Natanael Copa on 2012-01-20T12:38:43Z:
main/xkeyboard-config: security fix (CVE-2012-0064) Fixes issue that allows user to unlock screensaver lock with Ctrl-alt-* fixes #953