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Bug 783261

Summary: Xorg-x11 1.11 screen saver work around
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Nick Pope <nickrpope>
Component: xorg-x11Assignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List <xgl-maint>
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Version: 16CC: kseifried, security-response-team
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Description Nick Pope 2012-01-19 14:22:56 EST
Description of problem:
On my Fedora 16 x86_64 fully updated machine I can bypass the screen saver in KDE by using this key combination.  Running Xorg xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.11.3-1.fc16.x86_64

Ctrl + Alt + keypad *

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Lock screen
2. Use Ctrl + Alt + keypad * to unlock screen without password
Actual results:
Screen saver unlocked

Expected results:
Screen saver prompts for users password

Additional info:
Comment 1 Nick Pope 2012-01-19 14:28:19 EST
Looks like the xorg devs are on it.
Comment 2 Kurt Seifried 2012-01-19 18:03:11 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 783039 ***