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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libxml2 (ALAS-2012-143) (CVE-2012-5134)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libxml2 (ALAS-2012-143) (CVE-2012-5134)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/27/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer underflow in the xmlParseAttValueComplex function in parser.c in libxml2 2.9.0 and earlier, as used in Google Chrome before 23.0.1271.91 and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted entities in an XML document.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2-python
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2-static

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2-debuginfo
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2-devel
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2-python
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2-static

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