High

CVE-2014-1949 - Improper Access Control vulnerability in multiple products

Publication: 2015-01-16
Summary

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.

Classification
CWE-284: Improper Access Control

Risk level (CVSS 7.2)

High

7.2

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • GTK GTK+ 3.10.9
  • Linuxmint Linux Mint 17.0