Advisories ยป MGASA-2018-0251

Updated librelp packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 19 May 2018
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 5 , 6
CVE: CVE-2018-1000140

Description

librelp version 1.2.14 and earlier contains a Buffer Overflow
vulnerability in the checking of x509 certificates from a peer that can
result in Remote code execution. This attack appear to be exploitable a
remote attacker that can connect to rsyslog and trigger a stack buffer
overflow by sending a specially crafted x509 certificate
(CVE-2018-1000140).
                

References

SRPMS

6/core

5/core