Nasty Linux systemd security bug revealed

Systemd, the Linux system and service manager that has largely replaced init as the master Linux startup and control program, has always had its critics. Now, with Qualys’s discovery of a new systemd security bug, systemd will have fewer friends. Successful exploitation of this newest vulnerability enables any unprivileged user to cause a denial of service via a kernel panic. .

Link: Nasty Linux systemd security bug revealed
via http://www.zdnet.com

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