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Re: Open Xlock as root



On Fri, 3 Dec 1999, Andrew Morgan wrote:

> In general, you bring up a really interesting issue. The whole thing
> about trusted path. Mmm, could you get around this with a different kind
> of module and a trusted GUI agent + some crypto?

How can a trusted GUI agent make sure it talks to a trusted X server?
How can a person at the terminal make sure he or her talks to a trusted
GUI agent via a trusted X server?

--Pavel Kankovsky aka Peak  [ Boycott Microsoft--http://www.vcnet.com/bms ]
"Resistance is futile. Open your source code and prepare for assimilation."



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