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OS X update for libxml (CVE-2010-4008)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/16/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/16/2011
Modified
03/18/2020

Description

libxml2 before 2.7.8, as used in Google Chrome before 7.0.517.44, Apple Safari 5.0.2 and earlier, and other products, reads from invalid memory locations during processing of malformed XPath expressions, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted XML document.

Solution(s)

  • apple-osx-security-update-2011-001
  • apple-osx-upgrade-10_6_7

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