CVE-2007-3283

MEDIUM

Description

GNOME XScreenSaver in Sun Solaris 8 and 9 before 20070417, when root is logged into the console, does not automatically lock the screen after a session has been inactive, which might allow physically proximate attackers to access the console.

References

http://osvdb.org/36586

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101338-1

http://www.jwz.org/xscreensaver/faq.html#root-lock

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A2037

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2007-06-19

Updated: 2017-10-11

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.1

Severity: MEDIUM