(RHSA-2018:3514) Moderate: xerces-c security update

2018-11-06T20:43:00
ID RHSA-2018:3514
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-11-06T20:47:41

Description

Xerces-C is a validating XML parser written in a portable subset of C++. Xerces-C makes it easy to give your application the ability to read and write XML data. A shared library is provided for parsing, generating, manipulating, and validating XML documents.

Security Fix(es):

  • xerces-c: Stack overflow when parsing deeply nested DTD (CVE-2016-4463)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.