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Apple iTunes security update for CVE-2012-0841

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Apple iTunes security update for CVE-2012-0841

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/21/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/28/2015
Modified
06/20/2019

Description

libxml2 before 2.8.0 computes hash values without restricting the ability to trigger hash collisions predictably, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via crafted XML data.

Solution(s)

  • apple-itunes-upgrade-11_1_4

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