December 15, 2009

Debian Security Advisory 1955 network-manager/network-manager-applet - information disclosure

Article Source Debian Security Advisories
December 15, 2009, 4:00 pm

It was discovered that network-manager-applet, a network management framework, lacks some dbus restriction rules, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information.

If you have locally modified the /etc/dbus-1/system.d/nm-applet.conf file, then please make sure that you merge the changes from this fix when asked during upgrade...

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