Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libxml2 (MDVSA-2012:126)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 61975
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was found and corrected in libxml2 :
Multiple integer overflows in libxml2, on 64-bit Linux platforms allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors (CVE-2012-2807).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.