Debian: DSA-4407-1: xmltooling security update

    Date 12 Mar 2019
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Ross Geerlings discovered that the XMLTooling library didn't correctly handle exceptions on malformed XML declarations, which could result in denial of service against the application using XMLTooling.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4407-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 12, 2019                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : xmltooling
    CVE ID         : CVE-2019-9628
    
    Ross Geerlings discovered that the XMLTooling library didn't correctly
    handle exceptions on malformed XML declarations, which could result in
    denial of service against the application using XMLTooling.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.6.0-4+deb9u2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your xmltooling packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of xmltooling please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/xmltooling
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
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