Descriptionlibxml2 2.6.32 and earlier does not properly detect recursion during entity expansion in an attribute value, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (memory and CPU consumption) via a crafted XML document.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2008:018, published Fri, 19 Sep 2008 16:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 16:11:44 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:42 2022