Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1060-1 libxml2 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 19 Aug 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-0663, CVE-2017-7376.
- More information:
Invalid casting of different structs could enable an attacker to remotely execute some code within the context of an unprivileged process.
Incorrect limit used for port values.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy9.
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: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS