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Vulnerability Score 4.6 4.6
CVE Id CVE-1999-1454
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:33
Published 04 Oct 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Macromedia "The Matrix" screen saver on Windows 95 with the "Password protected" option enabled allows attackers with physical access to the machine to bypass the password prompt by pressing the ESC (Escape) key.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Macromedia Matrix Screen Saver


BUGTRAQ - 19991004 Weakness In "The Matrix" Screensaver For Windows

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:26