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0798 (acpid)

CVE-2009-0798 (acpid)

The daemon in acpid before 1.0.10 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption and connectivity loss) by opening a large number of UNIX sockets without closing them, which triggers an infinite loop.

URL: http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2009-0798

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