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CVE-2015-5312

Description

The xmlStringLenDecodeEntities function in parser.c in libxml2 before 2.9.3 does not properly prevent entity expansion, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via crafted XML data, a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-3660.


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Debian 12 libxml2 2.9.14+dfsg-1.1
Debian 11 libxml2 2.9.10+dfsg-6.7+deb11u3
Debian 10 libxml2 2.9.4+dfsg1-7+deb10u4
Debian 999 libxml2 2.9.14+dfsg-1.1

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