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USN-727-2: NetworkManager vulnerability

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USN-727-2: NetworkManager vulnerability

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N)
Published
03/04/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

nm-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.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-network-manager

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