Bug 496672 (CVE-2009-1189) - CVE-2009-1189 dbus: invalid fix for CVE-2008-3834
Summary: CVE-2009-1189 dbus: invalid fix for CVE-2008-3834
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2009-1189
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
URL: http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/det...
Depends On: 505094 505095
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Reported: 2009-04-20 16:05 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:30 UTC (History)
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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2010:0018 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: dbus security update 2010-01-07 19:10:29 UTC

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

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