Libxml2 Security Update for Debian 7 LTS
Posted on: 12/19/2017 08:26 AM

Updated libxml2 packages has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 7 LTS

Libxml2 Security Update for Debian 7 LTS

Package : libxml2
Version : 2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy12
CVE ID : CVE-2017-15412

It was detected that some function calls in the XPath extensions
functions could result in memory corruption due to "use after free".

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your libxml2 packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at:

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