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Updated systemd packages fix security vulnerabilities

Description

This systemd update provides the v246.15 maintenance release and fixes at least the following security issues: An exploitable denial-of-service vulnerability exists in Systemd 245. A specially crafted DHCP FORCERENEW packet can cause a server running the DHCP client to be vulnerable to a DHCP ACK spoofing attack. An attacker can forge a pair of FORCERENEW and DCHP ACK packets to reconfigure the server (CVE-2020-13529). basic/unit-name.c in systemd 220 through 248 has a Memory Allocation with an Excessive Size Value (involving strdupa and alloca for a pathname controlled by a local attacker) that results in an operating system crash (CVE-2021-29270).


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Mageia 8 systemd 246.15-1

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