This vulnerability is 7 years 9 months and 29 days old there are exploits publicly available for it. The vulnerability itself is over a year old, and with there being exploits publicly available it is highly advisable that this vulnerability is patched immediately.
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Vulnerability DescriptionRemi Denis-Courmont discovered that D-Bus did not properly validate the number of nested variants when validating D-Bus messages. A local attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.
Further InformationThere is no further information available at this time.
CVE ReferencesCVE-2010-4352 NIST | MITRE | CVEDetails
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