CVE-2016-3627 (retired)

Priority
Description
The xmlStringGetNodeList function in tree.c in libxml2 2.9.3 and earlier,
when used in recovery mode, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a
denial of service (infinite recursion, stack consumption, and application
crash) via a crafted XML document.
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Upstream:released (2.9.4)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):released (2.7.8.dfsg-5.1ubuntu4.15)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (2.9.1+dfsg1-3ubuntu4.8)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (2.9.3+dfsg1-1ubuntu0.1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://git.gnome.org/browse/libxml2/commit/?id=bdd66182ef53fe1f7209ab6535fda56366bd7ac9
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-26 12:19:54 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)