This issue did not affect the versions of systemd as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 as the vulnerable code was introduced in a newer version of the package.
CVSS v3 metrics
NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.
|CVSS3 Base Score||6.3|
|CVSS3 Base Metrics||CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N|
Affected Packages State
|Red Hat Virtualization 4||systemd||Under investigation|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7||systemd||Not affected|
AcknowledgementsRed Hat would like to thank Ubuntu and Jann Horn (Google Project Zero) for reporting this issue.
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