CVE-2009-0798

2009-04-24T15:30:00
ID CVE-2009-0798
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-09-29T01:34:00

Description

ACPI Event Daemon (acpid) before 1.0.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption and connectivity loss) by opening a large number of UNIX sockets without closing them, which triggers an infinite loop.