CVE-2008-3834

NameCVE-2008-3834
DescriptionThe dbus_signature_validate function in the D-bus library (libdbus) before 1.2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application abort) via a message containing a malformed signature, which triggers a failed assertion error.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1658-1
NVD severitylow
Debian Bugs501443

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
dbus (PTS)stretch1.10.32-0+deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)1.10.28-0+deb9u1fixed
buster1.12.20-0+deb10u1fixed
bullseye1.12.20-2fixed
bookworm, sid1.12.20-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
dbussourceetch1.0.2-1+etch2DSA-1658-1
dbussource(unstable)1.2.1-4501443

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