openSUSE Security Update : libxml2 (openSUSE-2017-754)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libxml2 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-0663: Fixed a heap buffer overflow in xmlAddID

- CVE-2017-5969: Fixed a NULL pointer deref in
xmlDumpElementContent (bsc#1024989)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libxml2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 101189 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-0663

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