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OS X update for libxml2 (CVE-2015-7500)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/15/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/29/2016
Modified
03/18/2020

Description

The xmlParseMisc function in parser.c in libxml2 before 2.9.3 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds heap read) via unspecified vectors related to incorrect entities boundaries and start tags.

Solution(s)

  • apple-osx-security-update-2016-002
  • apple-osx-upgrade-10_11_4

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