Saturday, January 15, 2022

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5226-1

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-5226-1
January 13, 2022

systemd vulnerability
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 21.10
- Ubuntu 21.04
- Ubuntu 20.04 LTS


systemd-tmpfiles could be made to crash or have other unspecified impacts.

Software Description:
- systemd: system and service manager


It was discovered that systemd-tmpfiles employed uncontrolled recursion
when removing deeply nested directory hierarchies. A local attacker could
exploit this to cause systemd-tmpfiles to crash or have other unspecified

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 21.10:
systemd 248.3-1ubuntu8.2

Ubuntu 21.04:
systemd 247.3-3ubuntu3.7

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS:
systemd 245.4-4ubuntu3.15

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.


Package Information:

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