CVE-2017-8872

Priority
Description
The htmlParseTryOrFinish function in HTMLparser.c in libxml2 2.9.4 allows
attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read) or information
disclosure.
Notes
sbeattieno upstream fix available as of 2018-09-10
Package
Upstream:released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):deferred (2018-09-10)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):deferred (2018-09-10)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):deferred (2018-09-10)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1)
More Information

Updated: 2019-12-05 19:50:14 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)