[SECURITY] [DLA 1060-1] libxml2 security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-1060-1:AE569
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-08-19T17:10:33


Package : libxml2 Version : 2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy9 CVE ID : CVE-2017-0663 CVE-2017-7376


Invalid casting of different structs could enable an attacker to remotely execute some code within the context of an unprivileged process.


Incorrect limit used for port values.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy9.

We recommend that you upgrade your libxml2 packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS