Ubuntu Update for Linux kernel vulnerabilities USN-669-1
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It was discovered that the notify feature in gnome-screensaver could let a local attacker read the clipboard contents of a locked session by using Ctrl-V. (CVE-2007-6389) Alan Matsuoka discovered that gnome-screensaver did not properly handle network outages when using a remote authentication service. During a network interruption, or by disconnecting the network cable, a local attacker could gain access to locked sessions. (CVE-2008-0887)
gnome-screensaver vulnerabilities on Ubuntu 6.06 LTS , Ubuntu 7.10
Updated on 2015-03-25