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libxml2: Multiple vulnerabilities

Description

### Background libxml2 is the XML (eXtended Markup Language) C parser and toolkit initially developed for the GNOME project. ### Description Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libxml2. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details. ### Impact A remote attacker could entice a user to process a specially crafted XML document using an application linked against libxml2, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition or obtaining sensitive information. ### Workaround There is no known workaround at this time. ### Resolution All libxml2 users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/libxml2-2.9.12-r3"


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
Gentoo any dev-libs/libxml2 2.9.11

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