Fedora Core 6 : dbus-1.0.1-8.fc6 (2006-1475)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

Kimmo Hamalainen reported a DoS flaw in D-Bus that can cause a local
user to disable the the ability of another process to receive certain
messages. This flaw does not contain any potential for arbitrary code
execution.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4ba8f739

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24078 (fedora_2006-1475.nasl)

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