USN-727-2: NetworkManager vulnerability
03 March 2009
- network-manager -
USN-727-1 fixed vulnerabilities in network-manager-applet. This advisory
provides the corresponding updates for NetworkManager.
It was discovered that NetworkManager did not properly enforce permissions when
responding to dbus requests. A local user could perform dbus queries to view
system and user network connection passwords and pre-shared keys.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system upgrade you need to reboot your computer to
effect the necessary changes.
- USN-727-1: network-manager-applet, network-manager-gnome