Commit 2ebcebf2 authored by Simon McVittie's avatar Simon McVittie

Update NEWS

parent d5fae1db
......@@ -17,7 +17,20 @@ Enhancements:
Fix and enable a lot of compiler warnings to improve future code
quality. This might incidentally also fix some environment variable
accesses on OS X.
(fd.o #97357, fd.o #98192, fd.o #98195; Thomas Zimmermann, Simon McVittie)
(fd.o #97357, fd.o #98192, fd.o #98195, fd.o #98658;
Thomas Zimmermann, Simon McVittie)
Fixes:
Work around an undesired effect of the fix for CVE-2014-3637
(fd.o #80559), in which processes that frequently send fds, such as
logind during a flood of new PAM sessions, can get disconnected for
continuously having at least one fd "in flight" for too long;
dbus-daemon interprets that as a potential denial of service attack.
The workaround is to disable that check for uid 0 process such as
logind, with a message in the system log. The bug remains open while
we look for a more general solution.
(fd.o #95263, LP#1591411; Simon McVittie)
D-Bus 1.11.6 (2016-10-10)
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