SuSE 11 Security Update : NetworkManager-gnome (SAT Patch Number 1879)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44375


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


The following bugs have been fixed :

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

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


Apply SAT patch number 1879.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44375

File Name: suse_11_NetworkManager-gnome-100128.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/02/02

Modified: 2016/12/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:NetworkManager-gnome, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/01/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4144, CVE-2009-4145

CWE: 200, 310