openSUSE Security Update : libxml2 (openSUSE-SU-2011:0255-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A bug in the Xpath processing inside libxml2 has been fixed.
CVE-2010-4494 has been assigned to this issue.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-03/msg00036.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=661471

Solution :

Update the affected libxml2 packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75633 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4494

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