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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2017-18258: Vulnerability in libxml2

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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2017-18258: Vulnerability in libxml2

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
04/08/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/18/2018
Modified
02/01/2022

Description

The xz_head function in xzlib.c in libxml2 before 2.9.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a crafted LZMA file, because the decoder functionality does not restrict memory usage to what is required for a legitimate file.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-library-libxml2-2-9-5-0-175-3-27-0-1-0
  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-library-python-libxml2-27-2-9-5-0-175-3-27-0-1-0
  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-library-python-libxml2-34-2-9-5-0-175-3-27-0-1-0

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