Debian: DSA-4393-1: systemd security update

    Date18 Feb 2019
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Chris Coulson discovered a flaw in systemd leading to denial of service. An unprivileged user could take advantage of this issue to crash PID1 by sending a specially crafted D-Bus message on the system bus.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4393-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    February 18, 2019                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : systemd
    CVE ID         : CVE-2019-6454
    
    Chris Coulson discovered a flaw in systemd leading to denial of service.
    An unprivileged user could take advantage of this issue to crash PID1 by
    sending a specially crafted D-Bus message on the system bus.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 232-25+deb9u9.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your systemd packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of systemd please refer to its security
    tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/systemd
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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