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CVE-2008-3834

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2008-09-27
IAVA:
2015-A-0263
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 dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (dbus) RHSA-2009:0008 2009-01-07