Upstream information

CVE-2009-4144 at MITRE

Description

NetworkManager (NM) 0.7.2 does not ensure that the configured Certification Authority (CA) certificate file for a (1) WPA Enterprise or (2) 802.1x network remains present upon a connection attempt, which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information or cause a denial of service (connectivity disruption) by spoofing the identity of a wireless network.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 565549 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.0.r1053-11.11.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-NetworkManager-gnome
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.0.r1053-11.16.61
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 GA NetworkManager-gnome
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.1-5.22.28
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 GA NetworkManager-gnome
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.1-5.22.28
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 GA NetworkManager-gnome
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.1-5.22.28
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 GA NetworkManager-gnome
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.0.r1053-11.11.1
Patchnames:
slessp0-NetworkManager-gnome
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.0.r1053-11.11.1
sle11-debuginfo.x86
sled11.x86
sle11-debuginfo.s390x
sles11.s390x
sled11.x86-64
sle11-debuginfo.x86-64
sles11.x86-64
sles11.x86
sle11-debuginfo.ia64
sle11-debuginfo.ppc
sles11.ia64
sles11.ppc
SAT Patch Nr: 1879
openSUSE 11.0
  • NetworkManager-gnome-debuginfo >= 0.7.0.r729-7.6
  • NetworkManager-gnome-debugsource >= 0.7.0.r729-7.6
openSUSE 11.0
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.0.r729-7.6
openSUSE 11.1
  • NetworkManager-gnome-debuginfo >= 0.7.0.r1053-11.2.1
  • NetworkManager-gnome-debugsource >= 0.7.0.r1053-11.2.1
openSUSE 11.1
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.0.r1053-11.2.1
openSUSE 11.2
  • NetworkManager-gnome-debuginfo >= 0.7.1-5.4.1
  • NetworkManager-gnome-debugsource >= 0.7.1-5.4.1
openSUSE 11.2
  • NetworkManager-gnome >= 0.7.1-5.4.1


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 GA NetworkManager Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA NetworkManager Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 GA NetworkManager Released