Advisories » MGASA-2016-0397

Updated perl-Email-Address packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 25 Nov 2016
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 5
CVE: CVE-2015-7686

Description

Pali Rohár discovered a possible DoS attack in any software which uses the
Email::Address Perl module for parsing string input to a list of email
addresses.

Note that this issue has only been partially mitigated in Email::Address
itself.
                

References

SRPMS

5/core