USN-2392-1: systemd-shim vulnerability
30 October 2014
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 14.10
A denial of service issue was fixed in systemd-shim.
- systemd-shim - shim for systemd
It was discovered that systemd-shim incorrectly shipped with a debugging clause enabled. A local attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.