Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2019-20388: Security patch for libxml2 (ALAS-2020-1438)

Back to Search

Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2019-20388: Security patch for libxml2 (ALAS-2020-1438)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/21/2020
Created
10/29/2020
Added
10/28/2020
Modified
10/28/2020

Description

xmlSchemaPreRun in xmlschemas.c in libxml2 2.9.10 allows an xmlSchemaValidateStream memory leak.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-libxml2

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;