Upstream information

CVE-2010-0732 at MITRE

Description

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.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.2
Vector AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 579250 [CLOSED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
  • gnome-screensaver >= 2.24.0-14.27.1
  • gnome-screensaver-lang >= 2.24.0-14.27.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-gnome-screensaver
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
  • gnome-screensaver >= 2.24.0-14.27.1
  • gnome-screensaver-lang >= 2.24.0-14.27.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-gnome-screensaver
openSUSE 11.2
  • gnome-screensaver-debuginfo >= 2.28.3-0.1.1
  • gnome-screensaver-debugsource >= 2.28.3-0.1.1
openSUSE 11.2
  • gnome-screensaver >= 2.28.3-0.1.1
  • gnome-screensaver-lang >= 2.28.3-0.1.1
openSUSE 11.0
  • gnome-screensaver-debuginfo >= 2.22.2-24.2
  • gnome-screensaver-debugsource >= 2.22.2-24.2
openSUSE 11.0
  • gnome-screensaver >= 2.22.2-24.2
  • gnome-screensaver-lang >= 2.22.2-24.2
openSUSE 11.1
  • gnome-screensaver-debuginfo >= 2.24.0-7.10.1
  • gnome-screensaver-debugsource >= 2.24.0-7.10.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • gnome-screensaver >= 2.24.0-7.10.1
  • gnome-screensaver-lang >= 2.24.0-7.10.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA
  • gnome-screensaver >= 2.24.0-14.27.1
  • gnome-screensaver-lang >= 2.24.0-14.27.1
sled11.x86
sled11.x86-64
sle11-debuginfo.ppc
sles11.s390x
sles11.ia64
sle11-debuginfo.ia64
sle11-debuginfo.x86
sles11.ppc
sle11-debuginfo.s390x
sles11.x86
sle11-debuginfo.x86-64
sles11.x86-64
SAT Patch Nr: 2150


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA gnome-screensaver Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA gnome-screensaver Released