Fedora 8 : libxml2-2.6.32-2.fc8 (2008-7724)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Mon Aug 25 2008 Daniel Veillard <veillard at redhat.com>
2.6.31-2.fc8

- fix for entities recursion problem

- Resolve: rhbz#459712

- Fri Apr 11 2008 Daniel Veillard <veillard at
redhat.com> 2.6.32-1.fc8

- upstream release 2.6.32 see
http://xmlsoft.org/news.html

- many bugs fixed upstrea

- Fri Jan 11 2008 Daniel Veillard <veillard at
redhat.com> 2.6.31-1.fc8

- upstream release 2.6.31 see
http://xmlsoft.org/news.html

- many bug fixed upstream

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://xmlsoft.org/news.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=458086
http://www.nessus.org/u?bbb8bc88

Solution :

Update the affected libxml2 package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34147 (fedora_2008-7724.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3281

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