Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1681-1 gsoap -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
18 Feb 2019
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-7659.
More information:

It was discovered that there was a denial of service vulnerability in gsoap a C/C++ language binding used for SOAP-based web services.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this issue has been fixed in gsoap version 2.8.17-1+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your gsoap packages. Thanks to Mattias Ellert <> for their assistance in preparing this update.