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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
memcached security update
3 April 2018
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux 7
Impact/Access: Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2018-1000127
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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
For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version
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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