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CVE-2018-15686 Detail

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.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/26/2018

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105747
https://github.com/systemd/systemd/pull/10519
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/11/msg00017.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201810-10
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3816-1/
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/45714/

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CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-15686
NVD Published Date:
10/26/2018
NVD Last Modified:
11/20/2018