Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Alban Crequy discovered that dbus-daemon incorrectly sent AccessDenied
errors to the service instead of the client when enforcing
permissions. A local user can use this issue to possibly deny access
to the service. (CVE-2014-3477)
Alban Crequy discovered that dbus-daemon incorrectly handled certain
file descriptors. A local attacker could use this issue to cause
services or clients to disconnect, resulting in a denial of service.
Update the affected dbus and / or libdbus-1-3 packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
Public Exploit Available : false