libevent vulnerabilities

2017-03-13T00:00:00
ID USN-3228-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2017-03-13T00:00:00

Description

Guido Vranken discovered that libevent incorrectly handled memory when
processing certain data. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue
with an application that uses libevent to cause a denial of service, or
possibly execute arbitrary code.