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libsoup -- stack based buffer overflow

Affected packages
libsoup < 2.52.2_1


VuXML ID 8e7bbddd-8338-11e7-867f-b499baebfeaf
Discovery 2017-08-17
Entry 2017-08-17
Modified 2017-08-20

Tobias Mueller reports:

libsoup is susceptible to a stack based buffer overflow attack when using chunked encoding. Regardless of libsoup being used as a server or client.


CVE Name CVE-2017-2885