CVE Database


Impact: Moderate
Public: 2010-12-11
Bugzilla: 663673: CVE-2010-4352 D-BUS: Stack overflow by validating message with excessive number of nested variants


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Stack consumption vulnerability in D-Bus (aka DBus) before 1.4.1 allows local users to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via a message containing many nested variants.

Find out more about CVE-2010-4352 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 2.1
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (dbus) RHSA-2011:0376 March 22, 2011
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (dbus) RHSA-2011:0376 March 22, 2011

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