CVE Reference: CVE-2013-1031

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CVE-2013-1031

Description:
Power Management in Apple Mac OS X before 10.8.5 does not properly perform locking upon occurrences of a power assertion, which allows physically proximate attackers to bypass intended access restrictions by visiting an unattended workstation on which a locking failure had prevented the startup of the screen saver.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5880

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Sep/msg00002.html


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