CVE-2014-1949

Current Description

GTK+ 3.10.9 and earlier, as used in cinnamon-screensaver, gnome-screensaver, and other applications, allows physically proximate attackers to bypass the lock screen by pressing the menu button.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 16, 2015
Last ModifiedOctober 13, 2015
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-284
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSLinuxmintLinux Mint17.0*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationGtkGtk********3.10.9
  • OR - Configuration 3
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSCanonicalUbuntu14.04***lts***

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Canonical Ubuntu 14.04
Linuxmint Linux Mint 17.0
Gtk Gtk *

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0374.htmlhttp://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0374.htmlCONFIRM
[oss-security] 20140212 cinnamon-screensaver lock bypass (tested on Fedora 20)http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q1/327MLIST
[oss-security] 20140212 Re: cinnamon-screensaver lock bypass (tested on Fedora 20)http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2014/q1/331MLIST
MDVSA-2015:162http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:162MANDRIVA
USN-2475-1http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2475-1UBUNTU
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=759145https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=759145CONFIRM
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1064695https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1064695CONFIRM
https://github.com/linuxmint/cinnamon-screensaver/issues/44https://github.com/linuxmint/cinnamon-screensaver/issues/44CONFIRM