CVE-2013-1031

LOW

Description

Power Management in Apple Mac OS X before 10.8.5 does not properly perform locking upon occurrences of a power assertion, which allows physically proximate attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by visiting an unattended workstation on which a locking failure had prevented the startup of the screen saver.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Sep/msg00002.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5880

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-09-16

Updated: 2013-09-19

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.3

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

Impact Score: 4.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW