|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 2707-1 (dbus - denial of service)|
|Summary:||Alexandru Cornea discovered a vulnerability in libdbus caused by an;implementation bug in _dbus_printf_string_upper_bound(). This;vulnerability can be exploited by a local user to crash system services;that use libdbus, causing denial of service. Depending on the dbus;services running, it could lead to complete system crash.;;The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected by this problem.|
Alexandru Cornea discovered a vulnerability in libdbus caused by an
implementation bug in _dbus_printf_string_upper_bound(). This
vulnerability can be exploited by a local user to crash system services
that use libdbus, causing denial of service. Depending on the dbus
services running, it could lead to complete system crash.
The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected by this problem.
dbus on Debian Linux
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your dbus packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-2168|
BugTraq ID: 60546
Debian Security Information: DSA-2707 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2013:1118 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2014:1239 (Google Search)
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net|
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