2.1 CVE-2011-1943

Patch

 

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.
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-1943

Categories

CWE-532 : Insertion of Sensitive Information into Log File
Information written to log files can be of a sensitive nature and give valuable guidance to an attacker or expose sensitive user information. Consider seriously the sensitivity of the information written into log files. Do not write secrets into the log files. Remove debug log files before deploying the application into production. Protect log files against unauthorized read/write. Adjust configurations appropriately when software is transitioned from a debug state to production. verbose logging stores admin credentials in a world-readablelog file SSH password for private key stored in build log

References


 

CPE

cpe start end
Configuration 1
cpe:2.3:a:gnome:networkmanager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* < 0.8.9997
Configuration 2
cpe:2.3:o:fedoraproject:fedora:15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Exploits

id description date
No known exploits

CAPEC

id description severity
215 Fuzzing for application mapping
Low

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