SuSE 10 Security Update : NetworkManager (ZYPP Patch Number 6027)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41469


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


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)


Apply ZYPP patch number 6027.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41469

File Name: suse_NetworkManager-6027.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/26

Exploitable With


Reference Information

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

CWE: 264