Scientific Linux Security Update : xerces-c on SL7.x x86_64

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


Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A flaw was found in the way the Xerces-C XML parser processed certain
XML documents. A remote attacker could provide specially crafted XML
input that, when parsed by an application using Xerces-C, would cause
that application to crash. (CVE-2015-0252)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?d7f618e2

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84541 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0252

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