2.1 CVE-2011-1943



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.


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




cpe start end
Configuration 1
cpe:2.3:a:gnome:networkmanager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* < 0.8.9997
Configuration 2


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215 Fuzzing for application mapping

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