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F5 Networks: K61570943 (CVE-2015-7941): Multiple libXML2 vulnerabilities

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F5 Networks: K61570943 (CVE-2015-7941): Multiple libXML2 vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/18/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
09/16/2019

Description

libxml2 2.9.2 does not properly stop parsing invalid input, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and libxml2 crash) via crafted XML data to the (1) xmlParseEntityDecl or (2) xmlParseConditionalSections function in parser.c, as demonstrated by non-terminated entities.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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