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CVE-2009-4145

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2009-12-10
Bugzilla: 546117: CVE-2009-4145 NetworkManager: information disclosure by nm-connection-editor

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

nm-connection-editor in NetworkManager (NM) 0.7.x exports connection objects over D-Bus upon actions in the connection editor GUI, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading D-Bus signals, as demonstrated by using dbus-monitor to discover the password for the WiFi network.

Find out more about CVE-2009-4145 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 3.6
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: None

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (NetworkManager) RHSA-2010:0108 February 16, 2010

External References

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