CVE-2009-4145

NameCVE-2009-4145
Descriptionnm-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.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitylow
Debian Bugs563371

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
network-manager (PTS)stretch1.6.2-3+deb9u2fixed
buster1.14.6-2+deb10u1fixed
bullseye1.30.0-2fixed
bookworm, sid1.32.12-1fixed
network-manager-applet (PTS)stretch1.4.4-1+deb9u1fixed
buster1.8.20-1.1fixed
bullseye1.20.0-3fixed
bookworm, sid1.24.0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
network-managersource(unstable)(not affected)
network-manager-appletsourcelenny(not affected)
network-manager-appletsource(unstable)0.7.2-2low563371

Notes

- network-manager <not-affected> (-editor introduced in 0.7 on the -applet package)
[lenny] - network-manager-applet <not-affected> (-editor was introduced in 0.7)

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