Security update for libxml2

SUSE Security Update: Security update for libxml2
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2012:1095-2
Rating: moderate
References: #769184
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4

  • An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

    Description:


    This update fixes libxml2 integer overflows.( CVE-2012-2807)

    Security Issue reference:

    * CVE-2012-2807
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    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • libxml2-devel-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (s390x x86_64):
    • libxml2-32bit-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • libxml2-devel-32bit-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (ia64):
    • libxml2-x86-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 (ppc):
    • libxml2-64bit-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • libxml2-devel-64bit-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (i586 x86_64):
    • libxml2-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • libxml2-devel-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (x86_64):
    • libxml2-32bit-2.6.23-15.33.17
    • libxml2-devel-32bit-2.6.23-15.33.17

    References:

  • http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2807.html
  • https://bugzilla.novell.com/769184
  • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=e380dcebcb29c98b9351f36692fef4a7