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LIN5-21657 : Security Advisory - libxml2 - CVE-2016-4449

Created: Jun 13, 2016    Updated: May 29, 2018
Resolved Date: Jun 30, 2016
Found In Version: 5.0.1.36
Fix Version: 5.0.1.37
Severity: Standard
Applicable for: Wind River Linux 5
Component/s: Userspace

Description

XML external entity (XXE) vulnerability in the xmlStringLenDecodeEntities function in parser.c in libxml2 before 2.9.4, when not in validating mode, allows context-dependent attackers to read arbitrary files or cause a denial of service (resource consumption) via unspecified vectors.

http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2016-4449

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