Debian Security Advisory
DLA-0009-1 lxml -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 26 Jun 2014
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2014-3146.
- More information:
It was discovered that clean_html() function of lxml (pythonic bindings for the libxml2 and libxslt libraries) performed insufficient sanitisation for some non-printable characters. This could lead to cross-site scripting.
For Debian 6
Squeeze, these issues have been fixed in lxml version 2.2.8-2+deb6u1