CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2008-09-27
Bugzilla: 464674: CVE-2008-3834 dbus denial of service


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

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.

Find out more about CVE-2008-3834 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (dbus) RHSA-2009:0008 January 07, 2009

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