Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 822070
Fingerprint Login security problem
Last modified: 2013-02-13 08:18:04 EST
Hey, I think I found a security problem in the gnome-control-center user-account, concerning the Fingerprint Login.
I think the insertion of a new fingerprint should be secured by inserting a user password. Otherwise the following situation can occur: I leave a room just for a while, keeping the system unlocked. Someone else inserts his fingerprint. I return, work, then turn off the computer. When I leave, he can log in using his fingerprint and has enough time to do whatever he wants on my account.
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