Ubuntu Security Notice USN-6483-1

Ubuntu Security Notice 6483-1 – Neeraj Pal discovered that HTML Tidy incorrectly handled parsing certain HTML data. If a user or automated system were tricked into parsing specially crafted HTML data, a remote attacker could cause HTML Tidy to consume resources, leading to a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.Ubuntu Security Notice 6483-1 – Neeraj Pal discovered that HTML Tidy incorrectly handled parsing certain HTML data. If a user or automated system were tricked into parsing specially crafted HTML data, a remote attacker could cause HTML Tidy to consume resources, leading to a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.