Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : libxml2 (cve_2012_5134_buffer_overflow)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80689
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
DescriptionThe remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :
- Heap-based buffer underflow in the xmlParseAttValueComplex function in parser.c in libxml2 2.9.0 and earlier, as used in Google Chrome before 23.0.1271.91 and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted entities in an XML document.
SolutionUpgrade to Solaris 184.108.40.206.0.