openSUSE Security Update : NetworkManager-gnome (NetworkManager-gnome-1877)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

nm-applet connected to WPA2 Enterprise networks even if the specified
CA certificate file didn't exist (CVE-2009-4144).

When editing connections in nm-applet the connection object was
exported via DBus disclosing potentially sensitive information to
local users (CVE-2009-4145).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=565549

Solution :

Update the affected NetworkManager-gnome package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44371 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4144
CVE-2009-4145

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