CVE-2018-15686

Priority
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.
Assigned-to
chrisccoulson
Package
Upstream:pending
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (binary not built)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (229-4ubuntu21.8)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (237-3ubuntu10.6)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):released (239-7ubuntu10.3)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):released (239-7ubuntu10.3)
Patches:
Upstream:https://github.com/systemd/systemd/pull/10519
Upstream:https://github.com/systemd/systemd/commit/9f1c81d80a435d15ca1bd536a6d043c18c81c047
More Information

Updated: 2018-12-03 14:16:26 UTC (commit 267f7fa352b3e57ba6463df4187a65999d7bb1e1)