AVG-38

Package systemd
Status Fixed
Severity High
Type denial of service
Affected 231-1
Fixed 231-2
Current 238.133-4 [core]
Ticket FS#51035
Created Fri Sep 30 07:02:48 2016
Issue Severity Remote Type Description
CVE-2016-7795 High No Denial of service
systemd fails an assertion in manager_invoke_notify_message when a zero-length message is received over its notification socket. After failing the...
Date Advisory Package Description
04 Oct 2016 ASA-201610-2 systemd denial of service
References
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/09/28/9
https://github.com/systemd/systemd/issues/4234
Notes
Better fix: https://github.com/systemd/systemd/pull/4242
Old patch: https://github.com/systemd/systemd/commit/531ac2b2349da02acc9c382849758e07eb92b020