Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dbus (MDVSA-2014:148)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated dbus packages fix security vulnerabilities :

A flaw was reported in D-Bus's file descriptor passing feature. A
local attacker could use this flaw to cause a service or application
to disconnect from the bus, typically resulting in that service or
application exiting (CVE-2014-3532).

A flaw was reported in D-Bus's file descriptor passing feature. A
local attacker could use this flaw to cause an invalid file descriptor
to be forwarded to a service or application, causing it to disconnect
from the bus, typically resulting in that service or application
exiting (CVE-2014-3533).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0294.html

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76955 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68337
68339

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3532
CVE-2014-3533

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