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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2016-10197): Thunderbird vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: (Multiple Advisories) (CVE-2016-10197): Thunderbird vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/15/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/14/2017
Modified
09/12/2020

Description

The search_make_new function in evdns.c in libevent before 2.1.6-beta allows attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via an empty hostname.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libevent-2-0-5
  • ubuntu-upgrade-thunderbird

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