DescriptionIncomplete blacklist vulnerability in the svEscape function in settings/plugins/ifcfg-rh/shvar.c in the ifcfg-rh plug-in for GNOME NetworkManager 0.9.1, 0.9.0, 0.8.1, and possibly other versions, when PolicyKit is configured to allow users to create new connections, allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via a newline character in the name for a new network connection, which is not properly handled when writing to the ifcfg file.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
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SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 19:15:48 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:46:08 2022