Upstream information

CVE-2012-0425 at MITRE

Description

LanItems.ycp in save_y2logs in yast2-network before 2.24.4 in SUSE YaST writes cleartext Wi-Fi credentials to the y2log log file, which allows context-dependent attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading the (1) WIRELESS_WPA_PASSWORD or (2) WIRELESS_CLIENT_KEY_PASSWORD field.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 752464 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
  • yast2-network-devel-doc >= 2.17.175-0.5.1
sles11-sp2-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp2.ia64
sle11-sp2-sdk.ppc
sled11-sp2.x86-64
sle11-sp2-sdk.x86
sles11-sp2.x86
sles11-sp2.x86-64
sle11-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sles11-sp2.ppc
sles11-sp2-vmware.x86
sled11-sp2.x86
sle11-sp2-sdk.s390x
sle11-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp2.s390x
SAT Patch Nr: 6780
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • yast2-network >= 2.17.175-0.5.1
sles11-sp2-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp2.ia64
sle11-sp2-sdk.ppc
sled11-sp2.x86-64
sle11-sp2-sdk.x86
sles11-sp2.x86
sles11-sp2.x86-64
sle11-sp2-sdk.x86-64
sles11-sp2.ppc
sles11-sp2-vmware.x86
sled11-sp2.x86
sle11-sp2-sdk.s390x
sle11-sp2-sdk.ia64
sles11-sp2.s390x
SAT Patch Nr: 6780


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 SP2 yast2-network Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 yast2-network Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 yast2-network Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS yast2-network Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 yast2-network Released