Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 491918
CVE-2008-6514 compiz-fusion: Possible locked desktop access by using Expo plugin mouse shortcuts
Last modified: 2009-11-24 16:42:57 EST
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2008-6514 to
the following vulnerability:
The Expo plugin in Compiz Fusion 0.7.8 allows local users with
physical access to drag the screen saver aside and access the locked
desktop by using Expo mouse shortcuts, a related issue to
This issue affects the version of compiz-fusion package, as shipped
with Fedora releases of 9 and 10.
compiz-fusion-0.7.8-4.fc10 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 10.
compiz-fusion-0.7.6-6.fc9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 9.
(In reply to comment #1)
> This issue affects the version of compiz-fusion package, as shipped
> with Fedora releases of 9 and 10.
> Please fix.
Thanks for the report, I have built fixed packages in rawhide, F-10 and F-9 and requested a push for the F-10 and F-9 packages in bodhi.
compiz-fusion-0.7.8-4.fc10 has been pushed to the Fedora 10 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
compiz-fusion-0.7.6-6.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.