CVE-2014-4425

MEDIUM

Description

CFPreferences in Apple OS X before 10.10 does not properly enforce the "require password after sleep or screen saver begins" setting, which makes it easier for physically proximate attackers to obtain access by leveraging an unattended workstation.

References

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2014-10/0101.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/70630

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031063

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/97640

https://support.apple.com/kb/HT6535

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-10-18

Updated: 2017-08-29

Type: CWE-287

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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