Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : dbus (cve_2013_2168_input_validation)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- The _dbus_printf_string_upper_bound function in
dbus/dbus-sysdeps-unix.c in D-Bus (aka DBus) 1.4.x
before 1.4.26, 1.6.x before 1.6.12, and 1.7.x before
1.7.4 allows local users to cause a denial of service
(service crash) via a crafted message. (CVE-2013-2168)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?d7aca962

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.2.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80599 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2168

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