Bug 37745 - libxml2: Denial of service (4.0)
libxml2: Denial of service (4.0)
Product: UCS
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Security updates
UCS 4.0
Other Linux
: P3 normal (vote)
: UCS 4.0-1-errata
Assigned To: Arvid Requate
Janek Walkenhorst
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Reported: 2015-02-10 07:46 CET by Moritz Muehlenhoff
Modified: 2015-05-07 17:42 CEST (History)
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Description Moritz Muehlenhoff univentionstaff 2015-02-10 07:46:20 CET
Denial of source due to unlimited expansion of external entities (CVE-2014-0191)
Comment 1 Arvid Requate univentionstaff 2015-04-08 20:14:17 CEST
Denial of service through unlimited entity expansion (CVE-2014-3660)

A fix for this and the regession fix is now upstream as 2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy4 (DSA-3057-2).
Comment 2 Arvid Requate univentionstaff 2015-04-08 21:11:08 CEST
Upstream version 2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy4 has been imported and built in errata4.0-1.

Advisory: 2015-04-08-libxml2.yaml
Comment 3 Janek Walkenhorst univentionstaff 2015-04-30 19:10:33 CEST
Tests: OK
Advisory: OK
Comment 4 Janek Walkenhorst univentionstaff 2015-05-07 17:42:11 CEST