Debian: DSA-2654-1: libxslt security update

    Date03 Apr 2013
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Nicolas Gregoire discovered that libxslt, an XSLT processing runtime library, is prone to denial of service vulnerabilities via crafted xsl stylesheets.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2654-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
    April 03, 2013                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libxslt
    Vulnerability  : denial of service
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-6139
    Debian Bug     : 703933
    
    Nicolas Gregoire discovered that libxslt, an XSLT processing runtime
    library, is prone to denial of service vulnerabilities via crafted xsl
    stylesheets.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.1.26-6+squeeze3.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.1.26-14.1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.1.26-14.1.
    
    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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