CVE-2014-3636

LOW

Description

D-Bus 1.3.0 through 1.6.x before 1.6.24 and 1.8.x before 1.8.8 allows local users to (1) cause a denial of service (prevention of new connections and connection drop) by queuing the maximum number of file descriptors or (2) cause a denial of service (disconnect) via multiple messages that combine to have more than the allowed number of file descriptors for a single sendmsg call.

References

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0395.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-09/msg00049.html

http://secunia.com/advisories/61378

http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3026

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:176

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/09/16/9

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030864

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2352-1

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=82820

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2014-10-25

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 1.9

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: LOW