FreeBSD : dbus -- local dos (4e9e410b-d462-11e2-8d57-080027019be0)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 66889
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionSimon McVittie reports :
Alexandru Cornea discovered a vulnerability in libdbus caused by an implementation bug in _dbus_printf_string_upper_bound(). This vulnerability can be exploited by a local user to crash system services that use libdbus, causing denial of service. It is platform-specific: x86-64 Linux is known to be affected.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.