openSUSE Security Update : libxml2 (openSUSE-2016-68)
High Nessus Plugin ID 88135
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for libxml2 fixes the following security issue :
- CVE-2015-8710: Parsing short unclosed HTML comment could cause uninitialized memory access, which allowed remote attackers to read contents from previous HTTP requests depending on the application (bsc#960674)
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected libxml2 packages.