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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Moderate: rhvm-appliance security update
19 February 2019
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Publisher: Red Hat
Operating System: Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS/Desktop 7
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7
Impact/Access: Root Compromise -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2018-16865 CVE-2018-16864
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Red Hat Security Advisory
Synopsis: Moderate: rhvm-appliance security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2019:0361-01
Product: Red Hat Virtualization
Advisory URL: https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0361
Issue date: 2019-01-29
Updated on: 2019-02-18
CVE Names: CVE-2018-16864 CVE-2018-16865
An update for rhvm-appliance is now available for Red Hat Virtualization 4
for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from
the CVE link(s) in the References section.
2. Relevant releases/architectures:
Red Hat Virtualization 4 Hypervisor for RHEL 7 - noarch
Red Hat Virtualization 4 Management Agent for RHEL 7 Hosts - noarch
The RHV-M Virtual Appliance automates the process of installing and
configuring the Red Hat Virtualization Manager. The appliance is available
to download as an OVA file from the Customer Portal.
* systemd: stack overflow when calling syslog from a command with long
* systemd: stack overflow when receiving many journald entries
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE
page(s) listed in the References section.
For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:
5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
1653855 - CVE-2018-16864 systemd: stack overflow when calling syslog from a command with long cmdline
1653861 - CVE-2018-16865 systemd: stack overflow when receiving many journald entries
1670464 - RHV-M Appliance tracker for 4.2.8-1
6. Package List:
Red Hat Virtualization 4 Management Agent for RHEL 7 Hosts:
Red Hat Virtualization 4 Hypervisor for RHEL 7:
These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
The Red Hat security contact is <firstname.lastname@example.org>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
Copyright 2019 Red Hat, Inc.
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