Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that DBus did not properly validate the byte order
of messages under certain circumstances. An attacker could exploit
this to cause a denial of service via application crash or potentially
obtain access to sensitive information.
Update the affected dbus package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
Public Exploit Available : true