CVE-2015-7995

Priority
Description
The xsltStylePreCompute function in preproc.c in libxslt 1.1.28 does not
check if the parent node is an element, which allows attackers to cause a
denial of service via a crafted XML file, related to a "type confusion"
issue.
Notes
sbeattiereproducer in Red Hat bug
Package
Upstream:released (1.1.29)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):released (1.1.28-2ubuntu0.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (1.1.28-2.1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://git.gnome.org/browse/libxslt/commit/?id=7ca19df892ca22d9314e95d59ce2abdeff46b617
More Information

Updated: 2020-03-18 22:42:07 UTC (commit 2ea7df7bd1e69e1e489978d2724a936eb3faa1b8)