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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0365

nm-applet.conf in GNOME NetworkManager before 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.
Publish Date : 2009-03-05 Last Update Date : 2017-09-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication ???
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N 2009-02-20 2009-03-03
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-0365 unix
DSA-1955 network-manager/network-manager-applet -- information disclosure oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7548 unix
DSA-1955-1 network-manager/network-manager-applet -- information disclosure oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13663 unix
ELSA-2009:0361: NetworkManager security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22763 unix
nm-applet.conf in GNOME NetworkManager before contains an incorrect deny setting, which allows local users to d... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10828 unix
RHSA-2009:0361 -- NetworkManager security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29262 unix
RHSA-2009:0361: NetworkManager security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090361 unix
RHSA-2009:0362: NetworkManager security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20090362 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2009-0365

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 6.06 - LTS * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 7.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 8.04 - LTS * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 8.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 4

- References For CVE-2009-0365
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0361
SECTRACK 1021910
REDHAT RHSA-2009:0362
SUSE SUSE-SA:2009:013
BID 33966 NetworkManager Permission Enforcement Multiple Local Vulnrabilities Release Date:2013-01-30
XF networkmanager-dbus-info-disclosure(49062)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10828

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0365

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