Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in systemd, the worst of which may allow execution of arbitrary code.
|Package||sys-apps/systemd on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 208|
|Unaffected versions||>= 208|
A system and service manager.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in systemd. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
An attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, or gain escalated privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All systemd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-apps/systemd-208"
December 13, 2016
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