CVE-2016-4483 (retired)

Priority
Description
The xmlBufAttrSerializeTxtContent function in xmlsave.c in libxml2 allows
context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds
read and application crash) via a non-UTF-8 attribute value, related to
serialization. NOTE: this vulnerability may be a duplicate of
CVE-2016-3627.
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=c97750d11bb8b6f3303e7131fe526a61ac65bcfd
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-26 12:21:40 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)