libffi requests an executable stack allowing attackers to more easily trigger arbitrary code execution by overwriting the stack. Please note that libffi is used by a number of other libraries.
Name: Qualys Inc
Created libffi tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1462832]
Created mingw-libffi tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: epel-7 [bug 1462830]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 1462831]