Mageia 2020-0240: json-c security update

    Date 29 May 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated json-c package fixes security vulnerabilities: It was discovered that json-c through 0.14 has an integer overflow and out-of-bounds write via a large JSON file, as demonstrated by printbuf_memappend (CVE-2020-12762).
    MGASA-2020-0240 - Updated json-c packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 29 May 2020
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0240.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2020-12762
    
    Updated json-c package fixes security vulnerabilities:
    
    It was discovered that json-c through 0.14 has an integer overflow
    and out-of-bounds write via a large JSON file, as demonstrated by
    printbuf_memappend (CVE-2020-12762).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=26623
    - https://usn.ubuntu.com/4360-1/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-12762
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/json-c-0.13.1-2.2.mga7
    

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