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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0732

gdk/gdkwindow.c in GTK+ before 2.18.5, as used in gnome-screensaver before 2.28.1, performs implicit paints on windows of type GDK_WINDOW_FOREIGN, which triggers an X error in certain circumstances and consequently allows physically proximate attackers to bypass screen locking and access an unattended workstation by pressing the Enter key many times.
Publish Date : 2010-03-19 Last Update Date : 2010-06-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.2
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 362

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-0732 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20100732 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-0732

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GTK Gtk+ 2.18.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GTK Gtk+ 1

- References For CVE-2010-0732

https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=598476 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/03/05/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20100305 Re: CVE Request: gnome-screensaver termination by pressing "Enter"
http://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-screensaver/commit/?id=ab08cc93f2dc6223c8c00bfa1ca4f2d89069dbe0 CONFIRM
https://bugs.edge.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-screensaver/+bug/446395 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38211
BID 38211 gnome-screensaver Unlock Dialog Race Condition Lock Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2010-05-27
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/03/16/9
MLIST [oss-security] 20100316 Re: Re: CVE Request: gnome-screensaver termination by pressing "Enter"
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/02/12/1
MLIST [oss-security] 20100212 CVE Request: gnome-screensaver termination by pressing "Enter"
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:109
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2010:109
http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Gnome-Bildschirmsperre-in-OpenSuse-Linux-wirkungslos-2-Update-928580.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/39317
SECUNIA 39317
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-04/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:008
http://git.gnome.org/browse/gtk+/commit/?id=0748cf563d0d0d03001a62589f13be16a8ec06c1 CONFIRM
http://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-screensaver/commit/?h=gnome-2-28&id=98f8a22412cf388217fd5b88915eadd274d68520 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=565527 CONFIRM
http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/gnome/sources/gtk+/2.18/gtk+-2.18.5.news CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0732

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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