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CVE-1999-1432 - Gyratory Winds

Description

Power management (Powermanagement) on Solaris 2.4 through 2.6 does not start the xlock process until after the sys-suspend has completed which allows an attacker with physical access to input characters to the last active application from the keyboard for a short period after the system is restoring which could lead to increased privileges.

Reference

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/160 http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=90221104525997&w=2