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CVE-2018-15686

Description

A vulnerability in unit_deserialize of systemd allows an attacker to supply arbitrary state across systemd re-execution via NotifyAccess. This can be used to improperly influence systemd execution and possibly lead to root privilege escalation. Affected releases are systemd versions up to and including 239.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Oct 26, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: CRITICAL
Modified Date: Oct 26, 2018

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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