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CVE-2015-8241

Description

The xmlNextChar function in libxml2 2.9.2 does not properly check the state, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) or obtain sensitive information via crafted XML data. #### Bugs * <https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=756263> * <https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=806384>


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
ubuntu 14.04 libxml2 2.9.1+dfsg1-3ubuntu4.6
ubuntu upstream libxml2 2.9.3
ubuntu 15.04 libxml2 2.9.2+dfsg1-3ubuntu0.2
ubuntu 15.10 libxml2 2.9.2+zdfsg1-4ubuntu0.2

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