Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1416-1 libsoup2.4 -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
06 Jul 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-12910.
More information:

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 Debian 8 Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 2.48.0-1+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your libsoup2.4 packages.

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