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Re: SSH & xauth
From: Cy.Schubert () UUMAIL GOV BC CA (Cy Schubert - ITSD Open Systems Group)
Date: Sun, 27 Feb 2000 14:30:27 -0800
In message <20000224173135.A4478 () ruff cs jmu edu>, Brian Caswell writes:
The default SSH configuration for SSH1 and SSH2 allow for remote
controlling of X sessions through X forwarding.
[discussion of vulnerability edited out]
Allowing X forwarding seems to be turned on by default in SSH1, SSH2,
OpenSSH as of Tue Feb 1 02:19:07 EST 2000, probably before then, has X
forwarding turned off by default.
[discussion of fix removed]
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