Bug 496672 (CVE-2009-1189)

Summary: CVE-2009-1189 dbus: invalid fix for CVE-2008-3834
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Vincent Danen <vdanen>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: kxiong, mclasen, walters
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URL: http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2009-1189
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Description Vincent Danen 2009-04-20 16:05:55 UTC
It was found that the patch to fix CVE-2008-3834 in dbus was incorrect and as a
result the flaw was never properly fixed (remote denial of service
vulnerability).  This issue has been assigned CVE-2009-1189.

The upstream bug report is here:


Our bug report for CVE-2008-3834 is bug #464674 .

Comment 2 Vincent Danen 2009-05-21 15:43:33 UTC
The upstream fix is here:


Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2010-01-07 19:11:18 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Via RHSA-2010:0018 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0018.html