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Date: Sun, 04 Mar 2012 20:04:49 -0700
From: Kurt Seifried <>
CC: Henri Salo <>
Subject: Re: CVE-request: systemd local denial of login or
 local users can create arbitrary services

On 03/04/2012 02:23 AM, Henri Salo wrote:
> Can I get CVE-identifier for this issue?
> Version: 37-1
> Forwarded:
> By invoking systemctl status somename.service any user can create an
> entry in systemd's service list. If this list gets too large the login
> procedure can fail. It is not tracked which user created the entries.
> Thanks to Michael Biebl for helping me understand the issue. Lennart
> Poettering later explained that the issue is already known and fixed in
> git commit 9a46fc3b9014de1bf0ed1f3004a536b08a19ebb3.
> - Henri Salo

Please use CVE-2012-1101 for this issue.

Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)

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