openSUSE Security Update : ModemManager (ModemManager-564)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 39881

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

The NetworkManager configuration was too permissive and allowed any user to read secrets (CVE-2009-0365) or manipulate the configuration of other users (CVE-2009-0578).

Solution

Update the affected ModemManager packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=478080

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 39881

File Name: suse_11_0_ModemManager-090226.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:NetworkManager, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:NetworkManager-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:NetworkManager-glib, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/26

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0365, CVE-2009-0578

CWE: 264