ESB-2018.0944 - [Debian] memcached: Denial of service - Remote/unauthenticated 2018-04-03

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                               ESB-2018.0944
                         memcached security update
                               3 April 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           memcached
Publisher:         Debian
Operating System:  Debian GNU/Linux 7
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-1000127  

Reference:         ESB-2018.0799

Original Bulletin: 
   https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/03/msg00031.html

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Package        : memcached
Version        : 1.4.13-0.2+deb7u4
CVE ID         : CVE-2018-1000127
Debian Bug     : #894404

memcached version prior to 1.4.37 contains an Integer Overflow
vulnerability that can result in data corruption and deadlocks. This
attack is exploitable via network connectivity to the memcached
service.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version
1.4.13-0.2+deb7u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your memcached packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS

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