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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 6 2006-1475: dbus

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the dbus package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2006-1475 (dbus).


D-BUS is a system for sending messages between applications. It is
used both for the systemwide message bus service, and as a
per-user-login-session messaging facility.

Update Information:

Kimmo H¤m¤l¤inen reported a DoS flaw in D-Bus that can cause
a local user to disable the the ability of another process
to receive certain messages. This flaw does not contain any
potential for arbitrary code execution.


Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

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