CVE-2009-0365

NameCVE-2009-0365
Descriptionnm-applet.conf in GNOME NetworkManager before 0.7.0.99 contains an incorrect deny setting, which allows local users to discover (1) network connection passwords and (2) pre-shared keys via calls to the GetSecrets method in the dbus request handler.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1955-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs519801

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
network-manager (PTS)wheezy0.9.4.0-10fixed
jessie0.9.10.0-7fixed
stretch1.6.2-3fixed
buster1.8.4-3fixed
sid1.8.4-4fixed
network-manager-applet (PTS)wheezy0.9.4.1-5fixed
jessie0.9.10.0-2fixed
stretch1.4.4-1fixed
buster, sid1.8.4-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
network-managersource(unstable)0.6.5-1medium
network-managersourceetch0.6.4-6+etch1mediumDSA-1955-1
network-manager-appletsource(unstable)0.7.0.99-1medium519801
network-manager-appletsourcelenny0.6.6-4+lenny1mediumDSA-1955-1

Notes

network-manager in lenny not affected, because it is in network-manager-applet

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