X2Go Bug report logs - #508
X2GoSession class: add clipboard session parameter

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Package: python-x2go; Maintainer for python-x2go is X2Go Developers <x2go-dev@lists.x2go.org>; Source for python-x2go is src:python-x2go.

Reported by: Christoph Anton Mitterer <calestyo@scientia.net>

Date: Mon, 1 Jul 2013 02:48:02 UTC

Severity: grave

Tags: pending, security

Fixed in version

Done: Mike Gabriel <mike.gabriel@das-netzwerkteam.de>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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From: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=714588

It seems that per default (and I even found no way to disable it)
x2goclient (and perhaps other
related tools?) transmit the content of the clipboard to the remote

As this may easily contain passwords or other sensitive information,
this is a extremely
critical hole.


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