Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2555-1 libxslt -- several vulnerabilities
- Date Reported:
- 05 Oct 2012
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2012-2870, CVE-2012-2871, CVE-2012-2893.
- More information:
Nicholas Gregoire and Cris Neckar discovered several memory handling bugs in libxslt, which could lead to denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed document is processed.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 1.1.26-6+squeeze2.
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 1.1.26-14.
We recommend that you upgrade your libxslt packages.