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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-3477: D-Bus: Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-3477: D-Bus: Multiple Vulnerabilities

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/01/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The dbus-daemon in D-Bus 1.2.x through 1.4.x, 1.6.x before 1.6.20, and 1.8.x before 1.8.4, sends an AccessDenied error to the service instead of a client when the client is prohibited from accessing the service, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (initialization failure and exit) or possibly conduct a side-channel attack via a D-Bus message to an inactive service.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-sys-apps-dbus

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