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libxml2 - security update

Description

It was discovered that there was potential denial of service vulnerability in libxml2, the Gnome XML parsing library. * [CVE-2019-19956](https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2019-19956) xmlParseBalancedChunkMemoryRecover in parser.c in libxml2 before 2.9.10 has a memory leak related to newDoc->oldNs. For Debian 8 Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u8. 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>


Affected Software


CPE Name Name Version
libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u4
libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u1
libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u5
libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-5
libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u7
libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u2
libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u6
libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u3

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