Apache vulnerability

2009-08-08T00:00:00
ID USN-813-2
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2009-08-08T00:00:00

Description

USN-813-1 fixed vulnerabilities in apr. This update provides the
corresponding updates for apr as provided by Apache on Ubuntu 6.06 LTS.

Original advisory details:

Matt Lewis discovered that apr did not properly sanitize its input when
allocating memory. If an application using apr processed crafted input, a
remote attacker could cause a denial of service or potentially execute
arbitrary code as the user invoking the application.