openSUSE Security Update : NetworkManager-kde (NetworkManager-kde-565)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40179


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The knetworkmanager configuration was too permissive and allowed any user to read secrets (CVE-2009-0365).


Update the affected NetworkManager-kde packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40179

File Name: suse_11_1_NetworkManager-kde-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: 4.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:NetworkManager-kde, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:NetworkManager-kde-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:NetworkManager-openvpn-kde, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:NetworkManager-vpnc-kde, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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


Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0365

CWE: 264