Mageia 2019-0327: libapreq2 security update

    Date14 Nov 2019
    CategoryMageia
    138
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated libapreq2 packages fix security vulnerability: Max Kellermann reported a NULL pointer dereference flaw in libapreq2, allowing a remote attacker to cause a denial of service against an application using the library (application crash) if an invalid nested
    MGASA-2019-0327 - Updated libapreq2 packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 14 Nov 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0327.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-12412
    
    Updated libapreq2 packages fix security vulnerability:
    
    Max Kellermann reported a NULL pointer dereference flaw in libapreq2,
    allowing a remote attacker to cause a denial of service against an
    application using the library (application crash) if an invalid nested
    "multipart" body is processed (CVE-2019-12412).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25638
    - https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4541
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-12412
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/libapreq2-2.130.0-28.1.mga7
    

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