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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libxml2 (ALAS-2014-340) (CVE-2013-2877)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for libxml2 (ALAS-2014-340) (CVE-2013-2877)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/10/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/26/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

parser.c in libxml2 before 2.9.0, as used in Google Chrome before 28.0.1500.71 and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a document that ends abruptly, related to the lack of certain checks for the XML_PARSER_EOF state.

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

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