[hackers] [slock] Add a section on security considerations || FRIGN

From: <git_AT_suckless.org>
Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:03:57 +0200 (CEST)

commit bd069b08c5fe4fea3c78f6991a849b19ed40cbe0
Author: FRIGN <dev_AT_frign.de>
AuthorDate: Wed Sep 28 20:20:51 2016 +0200
Commit: Markus Teich <markus.teich_AT_stusta.mhn.de>
CommitDate: Wed Sep 28 22:01:58 2016 +0200

    Add a section on security considerations
    The section on security considerations sheds some light on the problems that we
    can't solve within slock but which the user has to solve in his X configuration.

diff --git a/slock.1 b/slock.1
index 2b2b7c8..82cdcd6 100644
--- a/slock.1
+++ b/slock.1
_AT_@ -17,6 +17,18 @@ is executed after the screen has been locked.
 .It Fl v
 Print version information to stdout and exit.
+To make sure a locked screen can not be bypassed by switching VTs
+or killing the X server with Ctrl+Alt+Backspace, it is recommended
+to disable both in
+.Xr xorg.conf 5
+for maximum security:
+.Bd -literal -offset left
+Section "ServerFlags"
+ Option "DontVTSwitch" "True"
+ Option "DontZap" "True"
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