FreeBSD : libxml -- Multiple use-after-free vulnerabilities (ce4b3af8-0b7c-11e1-846b-00235409fd3e)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Multiple use-after-free vulnerabilities in libxml 1.8.17 that allow
context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application
crash) via crafted (1) Notation or (2) Enumeration attribute types in
an XML file.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?619ede0b

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56773 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2416