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CVE-2014-3636 Detail

Description

D-Bus 1.3.0 through 1.6.x before 1.6.24 and 1.8.x before 1.8.8 allows local users to (1) cause a denial of service (prevention of new connections and connection drop) by queuing the maximum number of file descriptors or (2) cause a denial of service (disconnect) via multiple messages that combine to have more than the allowed number of file descriptors for a single sendmsg call.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/25/2014

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-3636
Original release date:
10/25/2014
Last revised:
08/26/2015
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
1.9 LOW
Vector:
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Locally exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0395.html External Source CONFIRM http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0395.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-09/msg00049.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2014:1239
http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-3026 External Source DEBIAN DSA-3026
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:176 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2015:176
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2014/09/16/9 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20140916 CVE-2014-3635 to 3639: security issues in D-Bus < 1.8.8
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1030864 External Source SECTRACK 1030864
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2352-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-2352-1
https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=82820 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=82820

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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