Updated libsoup packages fix security vulnerabilityPublication date: 16 Aug 2017
Affected Mageia releases : 5 , 6
An exploitable stack based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the GNOME libsoup 2.58. A specially crafted HTTP request can cause a stack overflow resulting in remote code execution. An attacker can send a special HTTP request to the vulnerable server to trigger this vulnerability (CVE-2017-2885).