openSUSE Security Update : NetworkManager (openSUSE-SU-2012:1151-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The broken AdHoc WPA mode was disabled in NetworkManager, which would
have created an open network instead. (CVE-2012-2736)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-09/msg00049.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=767219

Solution :

Update the affected NetworkManager packages.

Risk factor :

Low

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74746 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2736

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