Fedora 16 : libxml2-2.7.8-8.fc16 (2012-13824)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

lot of security bug fixes Lots of security patches

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=709750
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=735715
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=755813
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=772122
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=795698
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=822171
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=843743
http://www.nessus.org/u?454537c5

Solution :

Update the affected libxml2 package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

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