Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libxml2 (MDVSA-2008:010)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A denial of service flaw was discovered by the Google Security Team in
the way libxml2 processes malformed XML content. This flaw could cause
the application to stop responding.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36842 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-010.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6284

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