FreeBSD : dbus -- local DoS (52bbc7e8-f13c-11e3-bc09-bcaec565249c)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 76060


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Simon MvVittie reports :

Alban Crequy at Collabora Ltd. discovered and fixed a denial-of-service flaw in dbus-daemon, part of the reference implementation of D-Bus. Additionally, in highly unusual environments the same flaw could lead to a side channel between processes that should not be able to communicate.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 76060

File Name: freebsd_pkg_52bbc7e8f13c11e3bc09bcaec565249c.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/06/16

Modified: 2014/07/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:dbus, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/06/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3477