Vulnerability CVE-2015-8512


Published: 2016-01-08   Modified: 2016-01-09

Description:
The lockscreen feature in Mozilla Firefox OS before 2.5 does not properly restrict failed authentication attempts, which makes it easier for physically proximate attackers to obtain access by entering many passcode guesses.

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
2.1/10
2.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
None
None
Affected software
Mozilla -> Firefox os 

 References:
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1181571
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2015/mfsa2015-151.html

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