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GNOME XScreenSaver in Solaris 8 and 9 may Allow Physically Proximate Attackers to Access the Console

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2037

GNOME XScreenSaver in Sun Solaris 8 and 9 before 20070417 when root is logged into the console does not automatically lock the screen after a session has been inactive which might allow physically proximate attackers to access the console.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Sun Solaris 8
  • Sun Solaris 9
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2007-3283
Product(s):