openSUSE Security Update : libxml2 (openSUSE-SU-2014:1330-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a denial of service vulnerability when expanding
recursive entity (CVE-2014-3660) bnc#901546

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-10/msg00034.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=901546

Solution :

Update the affected libxml2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 78734 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3660

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