Re: [dev] [SLOCK] is not safe

From: Gregor Best <>
Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 16:24:11 +0100

On Sun, Jan 17, 2010 at 04:17:16PM +0100, Julien Pecqueur wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm using slock and i am suprised to realize that is not safe at all!
> I launched slock in my DWM session. I just have to press CTRL+ALT+F1
> and press CTRL+z (to send startx in background an get the hand on the
> shell) and type "killall slock" to unlock the session...

Same thing with every other screen locker. The only "solution" is to
remove the ChangeVT* mappings from the xmodmap.

GCS/IT/M d- s+:- a-- C++ UL+++ US UB++ P+++ L+++ E--- W+ N+ o--
K- w--- ?O M-- ?V PS++ PE- Y++ PGP+++ t+ 5 X+ R tv b+++ DI+++
D+++ G+ e h! r y+
    Gregor Best

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