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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-2190

The translate_hierarchy_event function in x11/clutter-device-manager-xi2.c in Clutter, when resuming the system, does not properly handle XIQueryDevice errors when a device has "disappeared," which causes the gnome-shell to crash and allows physically proximate attackers to access the previous gnome-shell session via unspecified vectors.
Publish Date : 2013-10-17 Last Update Date : 2013-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-2190

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Clutter Project Clutter - Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Novell Opensuse 12.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Novell Opensuse 12.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Clutter Project Clutter 1
Novell Opensuse 2

- References For CVE-2013-2190
MLIST [oss-security] 20130618 Re: CVE request: gnome-shell crash, screen unlock on resume CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:1540

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-2190

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