[SecurityRoadmap] LXDE does not ask password when resuming from "switch user" or "suspend"

Bug #316907 reported by Jarno Suni on 2009-01-13
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
lxde-common (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: lxde

OS: 8.10
Xscreensaver does not lock screen when you resume.

Marc Deslauriers (mdeslaur) wrote :

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Jarno Suni (jarnos) wrote :

Try to suspend and then resume in LXDE (from the Log Out dialog). Notice you are not asked for password in resume.

Kees Cook (kees) on 2009-03-25
Changed in lxde-common (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
summary: - LXDE does not ask password when resuming from "switch user" or "suspend"
+ [SecurityRoadmap] LXDE does not ask password when resuming from "switch
+ user" or "suspend"
Jarno Suni (jarnos) wrote :

This seems to work now in 11.04. (At least sometimes.)

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