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CVE-2015-8242

Description

The xmlSAX2TextNode function in SAX2.c in the push interface in the HTML parser in libxml2 before 2.9.3 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (stack-based buffer over-read and application crash) or obtain sensitive information via crafted XML data. #### Bugs * <http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=805146> * <https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=756372>


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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