CVE-2015-5833

HIGH

Description

The Login Window component in Apple OS X before 10.11 does not ensure that the screen is locked at the intended time, which allows physically proximate attackers to obtain access by visiting an unattended workstation.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Sep/msg00008.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76908

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033703

https://support.apple.com/HT205267

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-10-09

Updated: 2016-12-09

Type: CWE-254

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH