Bug 496672 - (CVE-2009-1189) CVE-2009-1189 dbus: invalid fix for CVE-2008-3834
CVE-2009-1189 dbus: invalid fix for CVE-2008-3834
Status: NEW
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 505094 505095
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Reported: 2009-04-20 12:05 EDT by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2018-04-17 14:25 EDT (History)
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Description Vincent Danen 2009-04-20 12:05:55 EDT
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 11:43:33 EDT
The upstream fix is here:

Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2010-01-07 14:11:18 EST
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

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