Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4393-1 systemd -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 18 Feb 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-6454.
- More information:
Chris Coulson discovered a flaw in systemd leading to denial of service. An unprivileged user could take advantage of this issue to crash PID1 by sending a specially crafted D-Bus message on the system bus.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 232-25+deb9u9.
We recommend that you upgrade your systemd packages.
For the detailed security status of systemd please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/systemd