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

High Nessus Plugin ID 87631

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]

Solution

Update the affected libxml2 packages.

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

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 87631

File Name: openSUSE-2015-959.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/12/29

Updated: 2016/05/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxml2-2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxml2-2-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxml2-2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxml2-2-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxml2-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxml2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxml2-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxml2-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxml2-tools-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-libxml2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-libxml2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-libxml2-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

Patch Publication Date: 2015/12/26

Reference Information

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