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GNOME screen lock ineffective in openSUSE Linux - Update

Feb 13, 2010, 08:02 (0 Talkback[s])

"The screen lock of openSUSE 11.2 can be bypassed by the simplest of means. A reader's report prompted The H's associates at heise Security to investigate. Tests confirmed that a locked desktop session can be unlocked without password by holding down the return key. This causes the GNOME screen saver to crash and unlock the desktop after only a few seconds."

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