Enhance cybersecurity awareness and survivability for DoD, industry partners, and academia in the face of the ever-increasing threat of cyber attacks. Cybersecurity (CS) includes managing risks related to the use, processing, storage, and transmission of information and the systems and processes used for those purposes, including analog and physical form. CS includes information availability, identification and authentication, confidentiality, integrity, and non-repudiation as well as the economic considerations with respect to selection of CS techniques, CS processes, and industry trends.
A popular program called X.org Server, has a shocking exploit.
Some of the input validations allow the user to elevate their privileges by executing ssh commands. This exploit effects most Linux distros. Even Linux is not immune to vulnerable code.
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