CFPreferences in Apple OS X before 10.10 does not properly enforce the "require password after sleep or screen saver begins" setting, which makes it easier for physically proximate attackers to obtain access by leveraging an unattended workstation.
Published 2014-10-18 01:55:13
Updated 2017-08-29 01:35:02
Source Apple Inc.
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Vulnerability category: BypassGain privilege

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2014-4425

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 25 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2014-4425

Base Score Base Severity CVSS Vector Exploitability Score Impact Score Score Source First Seen

CWE ids for CVE-2014-4425

  • When an actor claims to have a given identity, the product does not prove or insufficiently proves that the claim is correct.
    Assigned by: (Primary)

References for CVE-2014-4425

Products affected by CVE-2014-4425

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