Debian: DSA-2555-1: libxslt security update

    Date05 Oct 2012
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Nicholas Gregoire and Cris Neckar discovered several memory handling bugs in libxslt, which could lead to denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed document is processed.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2555-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    October 05, 2012                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libxslt
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-2870 CVE-2012-2871 CVE-2012-2893
    
    Nicholas Gregoire and Cris Neckar discovered several memory handling
    bugs in libxslt, which could lead to denial of service or the execution
    of arbitrary code if a malformed document is processed.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.1.26-6+squeeze2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.1.26-14.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libxslt packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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