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FS#57525 - [systemd] [Security] arbitrary file overwrite (CVE-2018-6954)

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Morten Linderud (Foxboron) - Thursday, 15 February 2018, 23:04 GMT
Last edited by Dave Reisner (falconindy) - Saturday, 05 January 2019, 14:52 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Security
Status Closed
Assigned To Dave Reisner (falconindy)
Christian Hesse (eworm)
Levente Polyak (anthraxx)
Architecture All
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The package systemd is vulnerable to arbitrary file overwrite via CVE-2018-6954.


Cherry picking the commit might be desirable.

This task depends upon

Closed by  Dave Reisner (falconindy)
Saturday, 05 January 2019, 14:52 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  testing/systemd-240
Comment by loqs (loqs) - Friday, 16 February 2018, 22:03 GMT
Cherry picking which commit?
Comment by loqs (loqs) - Tuesday, 30 October 2018, 00:11 GMT
All the commits from apply and the only test failure is the unrelated lz4 issue.