Advisories ยป MGASA-2014-0415

Updated ctags package fixes security vulnerability

Publication date: 23 Oct 2014
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 3 , 4
CVE: CVE-2014-7204

Description

A denial of service issue was discovered in ctags 5.8. A remote attacker could
cause excessive CPU usage and disk space consumption via a crafted JavaScript
file by triggering an infinite loop (CVE-2014-7204).
                

References

SRPMS

4/core

3/core