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Moderate: libxml2 security update

Description

The libxml2 library is a development toolbox providing the implementation of various XML standards. Security Fix(es): * libxml2: Buffer overflow vulnerability in xmlEncodeEntitiesInternal() in entities.c (CVE-2020-24977) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
almalinux 8 libxml2 2.9.7-9.el8
almalinux 8 libxml2 2.9.7-9.el8
almalinux 8 libxml2-devel 2.9.7-9.el8
almalinux 8 libxml2-devel 2.9.7-9.el8
almalinux 8 python3-libxml2 2.9.7-9.el8

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