Vulnerability CVE-2011-1943


Published: 2011-06-14   Modified: 2012-02-13

Description:
The destroy_one_secret function in nm-setting-vpn.c in libnm-util in the NetworkManager package 0.8.999-3.git20110526 in Fedora 15 creates a log entry containing a certificate password, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading a log file.

Type:

CWE-200

(Information Exposure)

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
2.1/10
2.9/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
None
None
Affected software
Redhat -> Fedora 
Fedoraproject -> Libnm-util 
Fedoraproject -> Networkmanager 

 References:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=708876
http://cgit.freedesktop.org/NetworkManager/NetworkManager/commit/?id=78ce088843d59d4494965bfc40b30a2e63d065f6
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/68057
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/05/31/7
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/05/31/6
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-June/061329.html

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