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vulnerability announce CVE-2018-16864 CVE-2018-16865

systemd: memory corruption via alloca

Synthesis of the vulnerability

Impacted products: Debian, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity: 2/4.
Consequences: administrator access/rights, denial of service on service.
Provenance: user shell.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 10/01/2019.
Identifiers: CVE-2018-16864, CVE-2018-16865, DSA-4367-1, DSA-4367-2, RHSA-2019:0049-01, SUSE-SU-2019:0053-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0054-1, USN-3855-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-28232.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a memory corruption via alloca() of systemd, in order to...
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