[xml/sgml-pkgs] Bug#628537: Bug#628537: libxml2: overflow issues

Thijs Kinkhorst thijs at debian.org
Sat Jun 4 05:46:25 UTC 2011

Hi Mike,

On Sat, June 4, 2011 03:47, Mike Hommey wrote:
> On Sun, May 29, 2011 at 07:00:23PM -0400, Michael Gilbert wrote:
>> package: libxml2
>> version: 2.7.8.dfsg-2
>> severity: serious
>> tag: security
>> some overflow issues were disclosed for libxml2.  see:
>> http://scarybeastsecurity.blogspot.com/2011/05/libxml-vulnerability-and-interesting.html
> I prepared an update for lenny, squeeze and unstable and will proceed
> with the upload to unstable soon. May I proceed for squeeze and lenny?

Thanks. We'd prefer to see the debdiffs before you upload.

> Do I need to do a source-full build for squeeze ? (I think I do, but I
> think it'd be fine for lenny which already received security updates)

Correct indeed: source-full for squeeze, sourceless for lenny.


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