Scientific Linux Security Update : libxml2 on SL3.x, SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60342
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA denial of service flaw was found in the way libxml2 processes certain content. If an application linked against libxml2 processes malformed XML content, it could cause the application to stop responding. (CVE-2007-6284)
SolutionUpdate the affected libxml2, libxml2-devel and / or libxml2-python packages.