Gentoo: GLSA-201412-12: D-Bus: Multiple Vulnerabilities

    Date13 Dec 2014
    CategoryGentoo
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in D-Bus, possibly resulting in local Denial of Service.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201412-12
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     Severity: Normal
        Title: D-Bus: Multiple Vulnerabilities
         Date: December 13, 2014
         Bugs: #512940, #516080, #522982, #528900
           ID: 201412-12
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in D-Bus, possibly resulting
    in local Denial of Service.
    
    Background
    ==========
    
    D-Bus is a message bus system, a simple way for applications to talk to
    one another.
    
    Affected packages
    =================
    
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
         Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
      1  sys-apps/dbus                < 1.8.10                  >= 1.8.10 
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in D-Bus. Please review
    the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    A local attacker could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    All D-Bus users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-apps/dbus-1.8.10"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [ 1 ] CVE-2014-3477
          http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3477
    [ 2 ] CVE-2014-3532
          http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3532
    [ 3 ] CVE-2014-3533
          http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3533
    [ 4 ] CVE-2014-3635
          http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3635
    [ 5 ] CVE-2014-3636
          http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3636
    [ 6 ] CVE-2014-3637
          http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3637
    [ 7 ] CVE-2014-3638
          http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3638
    [ 8 ] CVE-2014-3639
          http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3639
    [ 9 ] CVE-2014-7824
          http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-7824
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201412-12.xml
    
    Concerns?
    =========
    
    Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
    confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
    importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or alternatively, you may file a bug at
    https://bugs.gentoo.org.
    
    License
    =======
    
    Copyright 2014 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
    belongs to its owner(s).
    
    The contents of this document are licensed under the
    Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.
    
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5
    
    
    
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