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CVE-2006-6107 Detail


Unspecified vulnerability in the match_rule_equal function in bus/signals.c in D-Bus before 1.0.2 allows local applications to remove match rules for other applications and cause a denial of service (lost process messages).

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/13/2006

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
1.7 LOW
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

This vulnrability is addressed in the following product release: D-BUS, D-BUS, 1.0.2

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:233 External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1418 External Source MLIST [security-announce] 20070209 rPSA-2006-0233-1 dbus dbus-glib dbus-qt dbus-x11 External Source OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2006.041 External Source CONFIRM External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0008 Patch External Source BID 21571 External Source SECTRACK 1017608 External Source UBUNTU USN-401-1 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-4988 Patch External Source CONFIRM External Source XF dbus-matchruleequal-dos(30874) External Source CONFIRM External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9951

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