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Debian: CVE-2015-8806: libxml2 -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2015-8806: libxml2 -- security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
04/13/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/03/2016
Modified
03/23/2020

Description

dict.c in libxml2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) via an unexpected character immediately after the "<!DOCTYPE html" substring in a crafted HTML document.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-libxml2

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