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Sun Patch: SunOS 5.10_x86: libexpat patch

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) November 03, 2009 January 13, 2010 January 08, 2018

Description

Memory leak in the poolGrow function in expat/lib/xmlparse.c in expat before 2.1.0 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of crafted XML files that cause improperly-handled reallocation failures when expanding entities.

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References

Solution

sunpatch-solaris-137148

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