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LIN5-19258 : Security Advisory - libvirt - CVE-2014-0179

Created: Aug 17, 2014    Updated: Dec 19, 2017
Resolved Date: Nov 9, 2014
Found In Version: 5.0.1.21
Fix Version: 5.0.1.21
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 5
Component/s: Userspace

Description

libvirt 0.7.5 through 1.2.x before 1.2.5 allows local users to cause a denial of service (read block and hang) via a crafted XML document containing an XML external entity declaration in conjunction with an entity reference to the (1) virConnectCompareCPU or (2) virConnectBaselineCPU API method, related to an XML External Entity (XXE) issue.  NOTE: this issue was SPLIT per ADT3 due to different affected versions of some vectors. CVE-2014-5177 is used for other API methods.

http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2014-0179

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