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CVE-2012-1096

Published: 10 March 2020

NetworkManager 0.9 and earlier allows local users to use other users' certificates or private keys when making a connection via the file path when adding a new connection.

Notes

AuthorNote
tyhicks
Reproducer in the oss-security CVE request
mdeslaur
doesn't seem to have a fix yet as of 2021-04-06

Priority

Low

Cvss 3 Severity Score

5.5

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
network-manager
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
artful Ignored
(end of life)
bionic Deferred

cosmic Ignored
(end of life)
disco Ignored
(end of life)
eoan Ignored
(end of life)
focal Deferred

groovy Ignored
(end of life)
hardy Ignored
(end of life)
hirsute Ignored
(end of life)
impish Ignored
(end of life)
jammy Deferred

kinetic Ignored
(end of life, was deferred)
lucid Ignored
(end of life)
lunar Ignored
(end of life, was deferred)
mantic Deferred

maverick Ignored
(end of life)
natty Ignored
(end of life, was deferred)
oneiric Ignored
(end of life, was deferred)
precise Ignored
(end of life)
quantal Ignored
(end of life, was deferred)
raring Ignored
(end of life, was deferred)
saucy Ignored
(end of life, was deferred)
trusty Does not exist
(trusty was deferred [2020-06-01])
upstream Needs triage

utopic Ignored
(end of life, was deferred)
vivid Ignored
(end of life, was deferred)
wily Ignored
(end of life)
xenial Deferred

yakkety Ignored
(end of life)
zesty Ignored
(end of life)

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 5.5
Attack vector Local
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required Low
User interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity impact None
Availability impact None
Vector CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N