89713 : Libxml2 xmlschemas.c Duplicate IDC Node List Handling DoS
Printer | http://osvdb.org/89713 | Email This | Edit Vulnerability

Views This Week Views All Time Added to OSVDB Last Modified Modified (since 2008) Percent Complete
1 173 about 1 year ago about 1 year ago 1 times 100%


Disclosure Date


Libxml2 contains a flaw in xmlschemas.c that may allow a denial of service. The issue is triggered when handling duplicate IDC node lists. With a specially crafted list, a context-dependent attacker can cause a segfault, which will crash the system.


Location: Context Dependent
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related


It has been reported that this issue has been fixed. Upgrade to version 2.6.23, or higher, to address this vulnerability.





CVSSv2 Score

NVD does not currently have a CVSSv2 score assigned.


No Comments.

The database information may change without any notice. Use of the information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition, and there are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall the copyright holder or distributor (OSVDB or OSF) be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.

© Copyright 2002 - 2014 Open Sourced Vulnerability Database (OSVDB), All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Statement - Terms of Use