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Apple iOS Vulnerability: CVE-2015-7942

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/18/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/18/2016
Modified
05/09/2019

Description

The xmlParseConditionalSections function in parser.c in libxml2 does not properly skip intermediary entities when it stops parsing invalid input, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and crash) via crafted XML data, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-7941.

Solution(s)

  • apple-ios-upgrade-latest

References

  • apple-ios-upgrade-latest

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