CVE-2016-4447 (retired)

Priority
Description
The xmlParseElementDecl function in parser.c in libxml2 before 2.9.4 allows
context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer
underread and application crash) via a crafted file, involving
xmlParseName.
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Upstream:released (2.9.4)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):released (2.7.8.dfsg-5.1ubuntu4.15)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (2.9.3+dfsg1-1ubuntu0.1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://git.gnome.org/browse/libxml2/commit/?id=00906759053986b8079985644172085f74331f83
More Information

Updated: 2019-08-23 09:10:44 UTC (commit 436fd4ed4cf0038ddd382cb8649607ace163dda7)