CVE-2012-1620 Detail

Current Description

slock 0.9 does not properly handle the XRaiseWindow event when the screen is locked, which might allow physically proximate attackers to obtain sensitive information by pressing a button, which reveals the desktop and active windows.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://hg.suckless.org/slock/rev/891a4984aba6 Exploit  Patch 
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/04/06/1 Exploit 
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/04/06/2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52922
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=401645 Exploit 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=786310
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/74666

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1620
NVD Published Date:
07/12/2012
NVD Last Modified:
08/28/2017
Source:
MITRE