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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2013-4509

The default configuration of IBUS 1.5.4, and possibly 1.5.2 and earlier, when IBus.InputPurpose.PASSWORD is not set and used with GNOME 3, does not obscure the entered password characters, which allows physically proximate attackers to obtain a user password by reading the lockscreen.
Publish Date : 2013-11-23 Last Update Date : 2014-01-23
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 255

- Products Affected By CVE-2013-4509

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ibus Project Ibus 1.5.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ibus Project Ibus 1.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Novell Opensuse 13.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ibus Project Ibus 2
Novell Opensuse 1

- References For CVE-2013-4509!topic/ibus-user/mvCHDO1BJUw
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:1686
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2013:1825 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2013-4509

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