82203 : Universal Feed Parser (feedparser) Vcard Parser Non-ASCII Character Handling DoS
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Universal Feed Parser contains a flaw related to the Vcard parser that may allow a denial of service. The issue is triggered when handling a non-ASCII character, and will result in loss of availability for the program.


Location: Context Dependent
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Upgrade
Disclosure: Vendor Verified


Upgrade to version 5.1 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


Universal Feed Parser



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