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The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.
The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :
The daemon in acpid before 1.0.10 allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (CPU consumption and connectivity loss) by opening a
large number of UNIX sockets without closing them, which triggers an
- Updated the License entry
- Fixed CVE-2009-0798 (too many open files DoS)
- Resolves: #496291
- Minor fixes in init script
- Resolves: #237752
- Review of init script
- Fixed fd leaking
- Resolves: #237752 #441686
See also :
Update the affected acpid package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true