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Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 824-1] libevent security update)
Debian Local Security Checks
5 years ago
4 years ago
Several vulnerabilities were discovered in libevent, an asynchronous event notification library. They would lead to Denial Of Service via application crash, or remote code execution.
libevent on Debian Linux
This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 2.0.19-stable-3+deb7u2. We recommend that you upgrade your libevent packages.