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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-4352

Original release date: 12/30/2010
Last revised: 03/01/2011


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.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 2.1 (LOW) (AV:L/AC:L/AU:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.remlab.net/op/dbus-variant-recursion.shtml
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/dbus/dbus/commit/?id=7d65a3a6ed8815e34a99c680ac3869fde49dbbd4
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42760
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0464
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0178
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=663673
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: BID
Name: 45377
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-3325
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1044-1
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42911
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42960
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-19166
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20101216 Re: CVE Request -- D-BUS -- Stack frame overflow by validating message with excessive number of nested variants
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42580
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2011:004
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2149
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=32321
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0161
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20101221 Re: Re: CVE Request -- D-BUS -- Stack frame overflow by validating message with excessive number of nested variants
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20101216 CVE Request -- D-BUS -- Stack frame overflow by validating message with excessive number of nested variants
Type: Patch Information; Exploit

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.5
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.4
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.7
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.1.20
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.6
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.1
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.3
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.1
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.3
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.2
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.13
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.12
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.21
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.20
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.9
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.8
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.11
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.10
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.92
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.91
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.90
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.62
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.61
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.0.2
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.1.4
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.32
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.33
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.23.3
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.31
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.23.1
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.23.2
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.22
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.23
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.36.2
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.50
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.36
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.36.1
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.35.1
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.35.2
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.34
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.35
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.4
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.1.0
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.0
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:0.60
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.6
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.8
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.10
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.12
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.14
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.16
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.18
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.20
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.22
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.24
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.2.26
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.3.0
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.3.1
* cpe:/a:freedesktop:dbus:1.4.0 and previous versions
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Technical Details

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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)