Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that libxml2 incorrectly handled XML entity
expansion. An attacker could use this flaw to cause libxml2 to consume
large amounts of resources, resulting in a denial of service.
Update the affected libxml2 package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 65730 ()
Bugtraq ID: 58180
CVE ID: CVE-2013-0338
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