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CVE-2018-14404

Description

A NULL pointer dereference vulnerability exists in the xpath.c:xmlXPathCompOpEval() function of libxml2 through 2.9.8 when parsing an invalid XPath expression in the XPATH_OP_AND or XPATH_OP_OR case. Applications processing untrusted XSL format inputs with the use of the libxml2 library may be vulnerable to a denial of service attack due to a crash of the application.


Affected Software


CPE Name Name Version
canonical:ubuntu_linux canonical ubuntu linux 12.04
debian:debian_linux debian debian linux -
canonical:ubuntu_linux canonical ubuntu linux 18.04
canonical:ubuntu_linux canonical ubuntu linux 16.04
canonical:ubuntu_linux canonical ubuntu linux 14.04
xmlsoft:libxml2 xmlsoft libxml2 2.9.8

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