GLSA-201706-05 : D-Bus: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100648
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201706-05 (D-Bus: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in D-Bus. Please review the original report referenced below for details.
An attacker could possibly overwrite arbitrary files named “once”
with content not controlled by the attacker.
A local attacker could perform a symlink attack against D-Bus’ test suite.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll D-Bus users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-apps/dbus-1.10.18'