Security Audit Request for Screenlocker Branch

Martin Gräßlin mgraesslin at
Tue Oct 11 17:07:16 BST 2011

On Tuesday 11 October 2011 17:47:13 you wrote:
> Am Tue, 11 Oct 2011 17:00:46 +0200
> schrieb Martin Gräßlin <mgraesslin at>:
> > that is a good suggestion. I will think about how I can add that.
> > Though if someone breaks by crashing kwin he is also able to remove
> > any log. So this could be just snakeoil.
> He'll be able to click away the message, yes.
> But unless you intend to put a file into the users $HOME ... man:syslog
> (crashing the screenlocker does not mean to raise privileges, you're
> pretty screwed in that case, but that's not a a kwin issue)
ok logging to syslog can be added, if we add a watch daemon it could go there.

> Cheers,
> Thomas
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