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CVE-2015-8710

Description

It was discovered that libxml2 could access out-of-bounds memory when parsing unclosed HTML comments. A remote attacker could provide a specially crafted XML file that, when processed by an application linked against libxml2, could cause the application to disclose heap memory contents.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Feb 23, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: Critical
Modified Date: Feb 23, 2016

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Related Products

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

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