CVE-2016-2312

Published: 23 December 2016

Turning all screens off in Plasma-workspace and kscreenlocker while the lock screen is shown can result in the screen being unlocked when turning a screen on again.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 6.8

Status

Package Release Status
plasma-workspace
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (4:5.4.3-2)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) Not vulnerable
(4:5.5.4-0ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable
(4:5.5.4-0ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist

Notes

AuthorNote
seth-arnold the xenial plasma-workspace package is very different; I suspect it's not-affected but I can't say that definitively nor state where the affected code might live in xenial.

References

Bugs