Date published: 2017-07-07T13:29:00.277-04:00
Date last modified: 2017-07-22T21:29:01.640-04:00
CVSS Score: 10.0
Principal attack vector: NETWORK
Reference URL: http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/07/02/1
Summary: systemd v233 and earlier fails to safely parse usernames starting with a numeric digit (e.g. “0day”), running the service in question with root privileges rather than the user intended.