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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0595

dbus-daemon in D-Bus before 1.0.3, and 1.1.x before 1.1.20, recognizes send_interface attributes in allow directives in the security policy only for fully qualified method calls, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions via a method call with a NULL interface.
Publish Date : 2008-02-29 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2008-02-11 2008-02-27
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2008-0595 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20080595 unix
dbus-daemon in D-Bus before 1.0.3, and 1.1.x before 1.1.20, recognizes send_interface attributes in allow directives in ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9353 unix
DSA-1599 dbus -- programming error oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8119 unix
DSA-1599-1 dbus oval:org.mitre.oval:def:20329 unix
ELSA-2008:0159: dbus security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22397 unix
RHSA-2008:0159: dbus security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080159 unix
USN-653-1 -- dbus vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17531 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-0595

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS D-bus Inter-process Communication System 0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS D-bus Inter-process Communication System 0.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS D-bus Inter-process Communication System 0.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS D-bus Inter-process Communication System 0.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS D-bus Inter-process Communication System 0.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS D-bus Inter-process Communication System 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS D-bus Inter-process Communication System 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS D-bus Inter-process Communication System 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS D-bus Inter-process Communication System 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 2007 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 2007.0 X86 64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 2007.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 2007.1 X86-64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 2008.0 X86-64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 2008.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 5 Client Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Workstation 5 Client Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Redhat Fedora 7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
D-bus Inter-process Communication System 9
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Workstation 1
Redhat Fedora 1

- References For CVE-2008-0595

http://secunia.com/advisories/29323
SECUNIA 29323
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/489280/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080307 rPSA-2008-0099-1 dbus dbus-glib dbus-qt dbus-x11
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0099 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/29160
SECUNIA 29160
http://secunia.com/advisories/29148
SECUNIA 29148
http://secunia.com/advisories/29171
SECUNIA 29171
http://secunia.com/advisories/29173
SECUNIA 29173
http://secunia.com/advisories/29281
SECUNIA 29281
http://secunia.com/advisories/30869
SECUNIA 30869
http://secunia.com/advisories/32281
SECUNIA 32281
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019512
SECTRACK 1019512
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1599
DEBIAN DSA-1599
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0099 CONFIRM
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0694
VUPEN ADV-2008-0694
http://www.j5live.com/2008/02/27/announce-d-bus-1120-conisten-water-released/ CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:054
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:054
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0159.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0159
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-653-1
UBUNTU USN-653-1
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2282 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00893.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-2043
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00911.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-2070
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28023
BID 28023 D-Bus 'send_interface' Attribute Security Policy Bypass Vulnerability Release Date:2008-10-15
http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/dbus/2008-February/009401.html
MLIST [dbus] 20080227 [ANNOUNCE] CVE-2008-0595 D-Bus Security Releases - D-Bus 1.0.3 and D-Bus 1.1.20
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-03/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:006

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0595

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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