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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2013-1864

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/20/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/20/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The Portable Tool Library (aka PTLib) before 2.10.10, as used in Ekiga before 4.0.1, does not properly detect recursion during entity expansion, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory and CPU consumption) via a crafted PXML document containing a large number of nested entity references, aka a "billion laughs attack."

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-pwlib
  • suse-upgrade-pwlib-devel
  • suse-upgrade-pwlib-plugins-avc
  • suse-upgrade-pwlib-plugins-dc
  • suse-upgrade-pwlib-plugins-v4l2
  • suse-upgrade-sle-sdk-release

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