CVE-2010-0285

medium

Description

gnome-screensaver 2.14.3, 2.22.2, 2.27.x, 2.28.0, and 2.28.3, when the X configuration enables the extend screen option, allows physically proximate attackers to bypass screen locking, access an unattended workstation, and view half of the GNOME desktop by attaching an external monitor.

References

http://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-screensaver/commit/?id=2f597ea9f1f363277fd4dfc109fa41bbc6225aca

http://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2010-0285

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:093

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38254

https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=593616

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=557525

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/56366

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-02-24

Updated: 2017-08-17

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:N

Impact Score: 9.2

Exploitability Score: 1.9

Severity: MEDIUM