A vulnerability has been reported in collectd, which can be exploited by malicious users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
The vulnerability is caused due to an assertion error within the "cu_rrd_create_file()" function in src/utils_rrdcreate.c, which can be exploited to trigger an assertion via e.g. the RRDtool and RRDCacheD plugins by sending specially crafted network packets.
The vulnerability is reported in versions prior to 4.9.4 and 4.10.2.
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Subject: collectd "cu_rrd_create_file()" Denial of Service Vulnerability
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