gnome-screensaver 2.28.x before 2.28.3 does not properly synchronize the state of screen locking and the unlock dialog in situations involving a change to the number of monitors, which allows physically proximate attackers to bypass screen locking and access an unattended workstation by connecting and disconnecting monitors multiple times, a related issue to CVE-2010-0414.
Publish Date : 2010-02-24 Last Update Date : 2010-03-22
(There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
(There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
(There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
(Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
(Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
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