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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.

Priority: Medium
CVSS v3: 0.0
Publish Date: Dec 15, 2015
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: 6.4
Modified Date: Dec 16, 2015

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --



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