openSUSE Security Update : libxml2 (openSUSE-2016-1259)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libxml2 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-4658: Use after free via namespace node in
XPointer ranges (bsc#1005544).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libxml2 packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94529 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4658

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