openSUSE Security Update : libxml2 (openSUSE-SU-2012:0107-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A heap-based buffer overflow during decoding of entity references with
overly long names has been fixed. CVE-2011-3919 has been assigned.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-01/msg00040.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=739894

Solution :

Update the affected libxml2 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75937 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3919

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