• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Idle locking function in MacOS 9 allows local attackers to bypass the password protection of idled sessions via the programmer's switch or CMD-PWR keyboard sequence, which brings up a debugger that the attacker can use to disable the lock.
Note: References are provided for the convenience of the reader to help distinguish between vulnerabilities. The list is not intended to be complete.
Date Entry Created
20010831 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20010912)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Cole, Foat
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:macos-debug-screenlock-access(3426)

Proposed (Legacy)
This is an entry on the CVE list, which standardizes names for security problems.