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Debian: CVE-2020-7595: libxml2 -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2020-7595: libxml2 -- security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
01/21/2020
Created
09/12/2020
Added
09/11/2020
Modified
09/11/2020

Description

xmlStringLenDecodeEntities in parser.c in libxml2 2.9.10 has an infinite loop in a certain end-of-file situation.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-libxml2

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