systemd: Multiple vulnerabilities

2018-10-30T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201810-10
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2018-10-30T00:00:00

Description

Background

A system and service manager.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in systemd. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

An attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition, or gain escalated privileges.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All systemd users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-apps/systemd-239-r2"