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CVE-2008-3834 Detail

Current Description

The dbus_signature_validate function in the D-bus library (libdbus) before 1.2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application abort) via a message containing a malformed signature, which triggers a failed assertion error.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10705
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-12/msg00002.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-10/msg00094.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1658
http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/dbus#head-dad0dab297a44f1d7a3b1259cfc06b583fd6a88a
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:213
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0008.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31602
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021063
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-653-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2762
https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=17803
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-3834
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45701
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10253
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/7822
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-October/msg00298.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.23.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.23.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.23.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.31:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.33:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.34:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.35.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.35.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.36.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.36.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.50:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.61:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.62:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.90:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.91:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:0.92:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.1.4
 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus1.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus1.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus1.0:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:freedesktop:dbus1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3834
NVD Published Date:
10/07/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017