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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-5618

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-5618

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/16/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

imudp in rsyslog 4.x before 4.1.2, 3.21 before 3.21.9 beta, and 3.20 before 3.20.2 generates a message even when it is sent by an unauthorized sender, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disk consumption) via a large number of spurious messages.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-rsyslog

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