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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-7220

Original release date: 04/29/2014
Last revised: 04/29/2014


js/ui/screenShield.js in GNOME Shell (aka gnome-shell) before 3.8 allows physically proximate attackers to execute arbitrary commands by leveraging an unattended workstation with the keyboard focus on the Activities search.


Per: https://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/77.html "CWE-77: Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection')"


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.6 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/o2platform/DefCon_RESTing/tree/master/Live-Demos/Neo4j
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20131227 Re: Two CVE request for gnome-shell/screensaver issues
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=686740
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1030431
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20131227 Re: Two CVE request for gnome-shell/screensaver issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20131227 Two CVE request for gnome-shell/screensaver issues

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.7.92 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.7.91
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.7.5
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.7.4
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.7.3
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.7.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.7.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.6.3
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.6.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.6.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.6.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.5.92
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.5.91
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.5.90
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.5.4
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.5.3
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.5.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.4.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.4.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.4.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.3.92
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.3.91
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.3.90
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.3.5
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.3.3
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.3.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.2.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.2.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.2.0
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.1.92
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.1.91
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.1.90
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.1.4
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.1.3
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:
* cpe:/a:gnome:gnome-shell:3.0.0

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