VMSA-2008-0006 : Updated libxml2 service console package

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Synopsis :

The remote VMware ESX host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Updated libxml2 package to address a denial of service flaw.

Thanks to the Google security team for identifying and reporting
this issue.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org)
has assigned the name CVE-2007-6284 to this issue.

See also :


Solution :

Apply the missing patch.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: VMware ESX Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40376 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27248

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6284