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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-6107

Unspecified vulnerability in the match_rule_equal function in bus/signals.c in D-Bus before 1.0.2 allows local applications to remove match rules for other applications and cause a denial of service (lost process messages).
Publish Date : 2006-12-13 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate 2006-11-27 2006-12-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2007:0008: dbus security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20070008 unix
Unspecified vulnerability in the match_rule_equal function in bus/signals.c in D-Bus before 1.0.2 allows local applicati... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9951 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2006-6107

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application D-bus D-bus 0.13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application D-bus D-bus 0.20 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application D-bus D-bus 0.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application D-bus D-bus 0.22 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application D-bus D-bus 0.23 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application D-bus D-bus 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application D-bus D-bus 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
D-bus D-bus 7

- References For CVE-2006-6107
XF dbus-matchruleequal-dos(30874) CONFIRM
VUPEN ADV-2006-4988
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1418
MLIST [security-announce] 20070209 rPSA-2006-0233-1 dbus dbus-glib dbus-qt dbus-x11
OPENPKG OpenPKG-SA-2006.041
REDHAT RHSA-2007:0008
BID 21571 D-Bus Signals.C Local Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2007-02-12 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-6107

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