Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1458-1 xml-security-c -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 06 Aug 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 905332.
- More information:
It was discovered that the Apache XML Security for C++ library performed insufficient validation of KeyInfo hints, which could result in denial of service via NULL pointer dereferences when processing malformed XML data.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.7.2-3+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your xml-security-c 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