Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dbus (MDVSA-2008:213)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

The D-Bus library did not correctly validate certain corrupted
signatures which could cause a crash of applications linked against
the D-Bus library if a local user were to send a specially crafted
D-Bus request (CVE-2008-3834).

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36288 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-213.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3834

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