Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2835-1 rsyslog -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
30 Nov 2021
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 942065, Bug 942067.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-17041, CVE-2019-17042.
More information:

Two heap overflows were fixed in the rsyslog logging daemon.

For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 8.24.0-1+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your rsyslog packages.

For the detailed security status of rsyslog please refer to its security tracker page at:

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