GLSA-201503-02 : D-Bus: Denial of Service
Low Nessus Plugin ID 81687
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201503-02 (D-Bus: Denial of Service)
D-Bus doesn’t validate the source of ActivationFailure signals.
A local attacker could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition.
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-1.8.16'