Re: [dev] [SLOCK] is not safe

From: Rob <>
Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 15:51:26 +0000

> 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...

It's incredibly difficult to stop someone with physical access to your
computer accessing your data anyway, unless you have some crazy root
encryption or whatever - look up sysrq.
Received on Sun Jan 17 2010 - 15:51:26 UTC

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