CVE-2008-5617 rsyslog

Metadata

high
8.5
rsyslog
CVE-2008-5617
2017-06-18 07:03
CVE-2008-5617
2017-06-16 18:50
2017-04-01 19:11
2017-01-05 20:15

Description

The ACL handling in rsyslog 3.12.1 to 3.20.0, 4.1.0, and 4.1.1 does not follow $AllowedSender directive, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and spoof log messages or create a large number of spurious messages.

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster rsyslog 3.18.6-1
jessie rsyslog 3.18.6-1
sid rsyslog 3.18.6-1
stretch rsyslog 3.18.6-1
wheezy rsyslog 3.18.6-1