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[Bug 1342903] Re: unity retains focus on virtualbox session when locked


Thank you for taking the time to report this bug. We have tried to
recreate this on the latest release of Ubuntu and cannot reproduce it.
This bug is being marked as Invalid. If you believe the problem to still
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case and change the bug status to NEW.

** Changed in: unity
       Status: Confirmed => Invalid

** Changed in: unity (Ubuntu)
       Status: Confirmed => Invalid

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  unity retains focus on virtualbox session when locked

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Bug description:
  While using virtualbox in fullscreen mode, CTRL + ALT + L, leaves
  focus with the virtual machine. However this still locks the host's
  unity session. This leaves all key events trapped in the virtual
  machine, so typing in your password becomes impossible. After a reboot
  all functionality returned.

  This could be a potential security hazard, depending on the virtual
  machine being used, as it allows arbitrary commands to be executed
  through a locked unity session without any authentication.

  lsb_release -rd
      Description:	Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
      Release:	14.04

  apt-cache policy unity
    Installed: 7.2.1+14.04.20140513-0ubuntu2
    Candidate: 7.2.1+14.04.20140513-0ubuntu2
    Version table:
   *** 7.2.1+14.04.20140513-0ubuntu2 0
          500 http://ca.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty-updates/main amd64 Packages
          100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

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