[SECURITY] [DSA 2978-1] libxml2 security update

2014-07-11T14:30:16
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2978-1:D9688
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2014-07-11T14:30:16

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2978-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff July 11, 2014 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : libxml2 CVE ID : CVE-2014-0191

Daniel P. Berrange discovered a denial of service vulnerability in libxml2 entity substitution.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.9.1+dfsg1-4.

We recommend that you upgrade your libxml2 packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

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