|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:0362|
The remote host is missing updates announced in
NetworkManager is a network link manager that attempts to keep a wired or
wireless network connection active at all times.
An information disclosure flaw was found in NetworkManager's D-Bus
interface. A local attacker could leverage this flaw to discover sensitive
information, such as network connection passwords and pre-shared keys.
Red Hat would like to thank Ludwig Nussel for responsibly reporting this
NetworkManager users should upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain a backported patch that corrects this issue.
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-0365|
BugTraq ID: 33966
Debian Security Information: DSA-1955 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2009:013 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2009:009 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: networkmanager-dbus-info-disclosure(49062)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2009 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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