CVE-2018-16866

Priority
Description
An out of bounds read was discovered in systemd-journald in the way it
parses log messages that terminate with a colon ':'. A local attacker can
use this flaw to disclose process memory data. Versions from v221 to v239
are vulnerable.
Assigned-to
chrisccoulson
Notes
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):not-affected (code not built)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (229-4ubuntu21.15)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (237-3ubuntu10.11)
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Updated: 2020-01-29 20:02:38 UTC (commit 768ceb2fdee6790d707d0f681e1b54916744af1e)