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USN-799-1: D-Bus vulnerability

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USN-799-1: D-Bus vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/27/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

The _dbus_validate_signature_with_reason function (dbus-marshal-validate.c) in D-Bus (aka DBus) before 1.2.14 uses incorrect logic to validate a basic type, which allows remote attackers to spoof a signature via a crafted key. NOTE: this is due to an incorrect fix for CVE-2008-3834.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libdbus-1-3

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