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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0285

gnome-screensaver 2.14.3, 2.22.2, 2.27.x, 2.28.0, and 2.28.3, when the X configuration enables the extend screen option, allows physically proximate attackers to bypass screen locking, access an unattended workstation, and view half of the GNOME desktop by attaching an external monitor.
Publish Date : 2010-02-24 Last Update Date : 2011-08-23
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.6
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-0285 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20100285 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-2010-0285

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome Screensaver 2.14.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Gnome Screensaver 2.22.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Gnome Screensaver 2.27 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Gnome Screensaver 2.28.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Gnome Screensaver 2.28.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome Screensaver 5

- References For CVE-2010-0285

http://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-screensaver/commit/?id=2f597ea9f1f363277fd4dfc109fa41bbc6225aca CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=557525 CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=593616 CONFIRM
http://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2010-0285 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38254
BID 38254 gnome-screensaver Monitor Addition Lock Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2010-03-08
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:093
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:093
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/56366
XF screensaver-monitor-setup-sec-bypass(56366)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0285

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


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