dbus -- match_rule_equal() Weakness

2006-12-12T00:00:00
ID 5B47B70D-8BA9-11DB-81D5-00123FFE8333
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2006-12-12T00:00:00

Description

Secunia reports:

D-Bus have a weakness, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service). An error within the "match_rule_equal()" function can be exploited to disable the ability of other processes to receive messages by removing their matches from D-Bus.