Fedora 11 : libxml-1.8.17-24.fc11 (2009-8582)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update includes patches from RHEL-3 addressing a number of
security vulnerabilities: - CVE-2004-0110 (arbitrary code execution
via a long URL) - CVE-2004-0989 (arbitrary code execution via a long
URL) - CVE-2009-2414 (stack consumption DoS vulnerabilities) -
CVE-2009-2416 (use-after-free DoS vulnerabilities)

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=430644
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=430645
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=515195
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=515205
http://www.nessus.org/u?70350883

Solution :

Update the affected libxml package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40603 (fedora_2009-8582.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 9718
36010

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0110
CVE-2004-0989
CVE-2009-2414
CVE-2009-2416

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