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Debian: DSA-4241-1: libsoup2.4 security update

Date 05 Jul 2018
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Posted By Anthony Pell
It was discovered that the Soup HTTP library performed insuffient validation of cookie requests which could result in an out-of-bounds memory read.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4241-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
July 05, 2018                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libsoup2.4
CVE ID         : CVE-2018-12910

It was discovered that the Soup HTTP library performed insuffient
validation of cookie requests which could result in an out-of-bounds
memory read.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.56.0-2+deb9u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your libsoup2.4 packages.

For the detailed security status of libsoup2.4 please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libsoup2.4

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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