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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A denial of service flaw was discovered in the system for sending
messages between applications. A local user could send a message with
an excessive number of nested variants to the system-wide message bus,
causing the message bus (and, consequently, any process using libdbus
to receive messages) to abort. (CVE-2010-4352)
For the update to take effect, all running instances of dbus-daemon
and all running applications using the libdbus library must be
restarted, or the system rebooted.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60992 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2010-4352
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