[xml/sgml-pkgs] Bug#840553: libxml2: CVE-2016-4658
carnil at debian.org
Wed Oct 12 18:15:02 UTC 2016
Tags: security upstream patch fixed-upstream
the following vulnerability was published for libxml2.
| libxml2 in Apple iOS before 10, OS X before 10.12, tvOS before 10, and
| watchOS before 3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or
| cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted XML
Although the MITRE description at the moment explicitly mention that
as Apple related, the upstream commit is now know as .
If you fix the vulnerability please also make sure to include the
CVE (Common Vulnerabilities & Exposures) id in your changelog entry.
For further information see:
Please adjust the affected versions in the BTS as needed.
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