USN-737-1 -- libsoup vulnerability
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:700304||Date: (C)2011-05-13 (M)2017-11-27|
|Class: PATCH||Family: unix|
It was discovered that the Base64 encoding functions in libsoup did not properly handle large strings. If a user were tricked into connecting to a malicious server, an attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with user privileges.