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VMSA-2013-0001: Update to ESX service console libxslt package (CVE-2012-2871)

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VMSA-2013-0001: Update to ESX service console libxslt package (CVE-2012-2871)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/31/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/04/2013
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

libxml2 2.9.0-rc1 and earlier, as used in Google Chrome before 21.0.1180.89, does not properly support a cast of an unspecified variable during handling of XSL transforms, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unknown other impact via a crafted document, related to the _xmlNs data structure in include/libxml/tree.h.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-esx41-upgrade-988178

References

  • vmware-esx41-upgrade-988178

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