apr-util vulnerability

ID USN-813-3
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2009-08-08T00:00:00


USN-813-1 fixed vulnerabilities in apr. This update provides the corresponding updates for apr-util.

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.