CVE-2009-4145 Detail

Current Description

nm-connection-editor in NetworkManager (NM) 0.7.x exports connection objects over D-Bus upon actions in the connection editor GUI, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading D-Bus signals, as demonstrated by using dbus-monitor to discover the password for the WiFi network.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://git.gnome.org/browse/network-manager-applet/commit/?h=NETWORKMANAGER_APPLET_0_7&id=56d87fcb86acb5359558e0a2ee702cfc0c3391f2 Patch 
http://git.gnome.org/browse/network-manager-applet/commit/?h=NETWORKMANAGER_APPLET_0_7&id=8627880e07c8345f69ed639325280c7f62a8f894 Patch 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-02/msg00000.html
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/12/16/3
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0108.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37580
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=546117 Patch 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54898
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10539

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4145
NVD Published Date:
12/23/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017
Source:
MITRE