[SECURITY] [DLA 1242-1] xmltooling security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-1242-1:B1522
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2018-01-14T22:09:51


Package : xmltooling Version : 1.4.2-5+deb7u2 CVE ID : CVE-2018-0486

Philip Huppert discovered the Shibboleth service provider is vulnerable to impersonation attacks and information disclosure due to mishandling of DTDs in the XMLTooling XML parsing library. For additional details please refer to the upstream advisory at


For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 1.4.2-5+deb7u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your xmltooling 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