Debian LTS: DLA-1762-2: systemd regression update

    Date26 Apr 2019
    CategoryDebian LTS
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    In the recently uploaded systemd security update (215-17+deb8u12 via DLA-1762-1), a regression was discovered in the fix for CVE-2017-18078.
    Package        : systemd
    Version        : 215-17+deb8u13
    
    
    In the recently uploaded systemd security update (215-17+deb8u12 via
    DLA-1762-1), a regression was discovered in the fix for CVE-2017-18078.
    
    The observation of Debian jessie LTS users was, that after upgrading to
    +deb8u12 temporary files would not have the correct ownerships and
    permissions anymore (instead of a file being owned by a specific user
    and/or group, files were being owned by root:root; setting POSIX file
    permissions (rwx, etc.) was also affected).
    
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", this regression problem has been fixed in version
    215-17+deb8u13.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your systemd packages.
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
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