|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:0361|
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.
A potential denial of service flaw was found in NetworkManager's D-Bus
interface. A local user could leverage this flaw to modify local connection
settings, preventing the system's network connection from functioning
Red Hat would like to thank Ludwig Nussel for reporting these flaws
Users of NetworkManager should upgrade to these updated packages which
contain backported patches to correct these issues.
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)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-0578
XForce ISS Database: networkmanager-dbus-security-bypass(49063)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2009 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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