CVE-2011-0260

medium

Description

The CoreProcesses component in Apple Mac OS X 10.7 before 10.7.2 does not prevent a system window from receiving keystrokes in the locked-screen state, which might allow physically proximate attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by typing into this window.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2011//Oct/msg00003.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5002

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/50085

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-10-14

Updated: 2012-01-14

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.6

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM