USN-2695-1: HTML Tidy vulnerabilities
29 July 2015
HTML Tidy could be made to crash or run programs if it processed specially crafted data.
- tidy - HTML syntax checker and reformatter
Fernando Muñoz discovered that HTML Tidy incorrectly handled memory. If a
user or automated system were tricked into processing specially crafted
data, applications linked against HTML Tidy could be made to crash, leading
to a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.