Bug 1013295 - Screenshot functionality should be disabled while screen is locked
Screenshot functionality should be disabled while screen is locked
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-settings-daemon (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bastien Nocera
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-09-29 03:01 EDT by Yohei Yukawa
Modified: 2015-06-29 08:29 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2015-06-29 08:29:30 EDT
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Description Yohei Yukawa 2013-09-29 03:01:57 EDT
Description of problem:
An arbitrary person can make a screenshot by physically hitting PrintScreen key even when the screen is locked.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Clean installed Fedora 19.

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log in
2. Lock screen
3. Hit PrintScreen key

Actual results:
Screenshot is taken under the user directory.

Expected results:
Noting happens.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Yohei Yukawa 2014-03-10 07:38:46 EDT
Still reproducible on Fedora 20.
Comment 2 Florian Müllner 2014-03-14 10:27:53 EDT
(In reply to Yohei Yukawa from comment #1)
> Still reproducible on Fedora 20.

Yes, because the shortcut is enabled on purpose. Filing an upstream bug is probably a better mean to discuss this, but for now let's just reassing this to the correct component ...
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