Debian: DSA-2978-1: libxml2 security update

    Date11 Jul 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Daniel P. Berrange discovered a denial of service vulnerability in libxml2 entity substitution. For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2978-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    July 11, 2014                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libxml2
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-0191
    
    Daniel P. Berrange discovered a denial of service vulnerability in 
    libxml2 entity substitution.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.9.1+dfsg1-4.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libxml2 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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