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Overview

Vulnerability Score 3.3 3.3
CVE Id CVE-2012-3452
Last Modified 08 Aug 2012 12:00:00
Published 07 Aug 2012 04:55:03
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-3452

Summary

gnome-screensaver 3.4.x before 3.4.4 and 3.5.x before 3.5.4, when multiple screens are used, only locks the screen with the active focus, which allows physically proximate attackers to bypass screen locking and access an unattended workstation.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Gnome Screensaver 3.4.0

  • Gnome Screensaver 3.4.2

  • Gnome Screensaver 3.4.3

  • Gnome Screensaver 3.5.3


References

CONFIRM - https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=679441

MLIST - [oss-security] 20120803 Re: gnome-screensaver 3.4.2 locked only active screen

MLIST - [oss-security] 20120803 gnome-screensaver 3.4.2 locked only active screen


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:53:34