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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6389

The notify feature in GNOME screensaver (gnome-screensaver) 2.20.0 might allow local users to read the clipboard contents and X selection data for a locked session by using ctrl-V.
Publish Date : 2007-12-17 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.1
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6389

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Gnome Screensaver 2.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Gnome Screensaver 1

- References For CVE-2007-6389

http://secunia.com/advisories/29595
SECUNIA 29595
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-screensaver/+bug/146862 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00020.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-2818
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00078.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-2872
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=455484 CONFIRM
http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=482159 CONFIRM
http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=503005 CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:017
http://secunia.com/advisories/32691
SECUNIA 32691
http://secunia.com/advisories/31687
SECUNIA 31687
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:135
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:135
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30096
BID 30096 Gnome Screensaver Local Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2008-11-12
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-669-1
UBUNTU USN-669-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=421461 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/29666
SECUNIA 29666

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6389

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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