USN-5226-1: systemd vulnerability
13 January 2022
systemd-tmpfiles could be made to crash or have other unspecified impacts.
- 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
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.