openSUSE Security Update : libxml2 (openSUSE-2015-959)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

- update to 2.9.3

- full changelog: http://www.xmlsoft.org/news.html

- fixed CVEs: CVE-2015-8242, CVE-2015-7500, CVE-2015-7499,
CVE-2015-5312, CVE-2015-7497, CVE-2015-7498,
CVE-2015-8035, CVE-2015-7942, CVE-2015-1819,
CVE-2015-7941, CVE-2014-3660, CVE-2014-0191,
CVE-2015-8241, CVE-2015-8317

- fixed bugs: [bsc#928193], [bsc#951734], [bsc#951735],
[bsc#954429], [bsc#956018], [bsc#956021], [bsc#956260],
[bsc#957105], [bsc#957106], [bsc#957107], [bsc#957109],
[bsc#957110]

See also :

http://www.xmlsoft.org/news.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=928193
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=951734
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=951735
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=954429
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=956018
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=956021
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=956260
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=957105
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=957106
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=957107
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=957109
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=957110

Solution :

Update the affected libxml2 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

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