A vulnerability was found in libevent. The name_parse() function in libevent's DNS code is vulnerable to a buffer overread.
Created libevent tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1418616]
This issue has been addressed in the following products:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Via RHSA-2017:1201 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1201