USN-4398-2

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Source
https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4398-2
Import Source
https://github.com/canonical/ubuntu-security-notices/blob/main/osv/USN-4398-2.json
JSON Data
https://api.osv.dev/v1/vulns/USN-4398-2
Related
Published
2020-06-16T18:42:32.346260Z
Modified
2020-06-16T18:42:32.346260Z
Summary
dbus vulnerability
Details

USN-4398-1 fixed a vulnerability in DBus. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM and Ubuntu 14.04 ESM.

Original advisory details:

Kevin Backhouse discovered that DBus incorrectly handled file descriptors. A local attacker could possibly use this issue to cause DBus to crash, resulting in a denial of service.

References

Affected packages

Ubuntu:Pro:14.04:LTS / dbus

Package

Name
dbus

Affected ranges

Type
ECOSYSTEM
Events
Introduced
0Unknown introduced version / All previous versions are affected
Fixed
1.6.18-0ubuntu4.5+esm2

Ecosystem specific

{
    "availability": "Available with Ubuntu Pro: https://ubuntu.com/pro",
    "binaries": [
        {
            "dbus-1-doc": "1.6.18-0ubuntu4.5+esm2",
            "libdbus-1-3": "1.6.18-0ubuntu4.5+esm2",
            "dbus": "1.6.18-0ubuntu4.5+esm2",
            "dbus-x11": "1.6.18-0ubuntu4.5+esm2",
            "libdbus-1-dev": "1.6.18-0ubuntu4.5+esm2"
        }
    ]
}