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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in libxml2 :
libxml2 before 2.7.8 reads from invalid memory locations during
processing of malformed XPath expressions, which allows
context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application
crash) via a crafted XML document (CVE-2010-4008).
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The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false