Package name
libxml2
Date
2010-12-29
Advisory ID
MDVSA-2010:260
Affected versions
2009.0 x86_64 , MES5 i586 , 2010.0 x86_64 , 2010.1 i586 , 2010.0 i586 , 2009.0 i586 , MES5 x86_64 , 2010.1 x86_64

Problem description

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in libxml2:

A double free vulnerability in libxml2 (xpath.c) allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified
other impact via vectors related to XPath handling (CVE-2010-4494).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149&products_id=490

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Updated packages

2009.0 x86_64

 c024c8111a6d49dd066f770e70985f0f  2009.0/x86_64/lib64xml2_2-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm
 b97952e8024f2de6a527170169d78950  2009.0/x86_64/lib64xml2-devel-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm
 f9b44c5075667a92b63efbc37c3ab6d9  2009.0/x86_64/libxml2-python-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm
 307af2c16cc1f8e2a8f33add4d9359e8  2009.0/x86_64/libxml2-utils-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm 
 a025dd5329b18e0709d9085069345792  2009.0/SRPMS/libxml2-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.src.rpm

MES5 i586

 ffc17c14de2a11a726f25267d5f37206  mes5/i586/libxml2_2-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.i586.rpm
 df1dfe80537b71b903a8b9f0978722e6  mes5/i586/libxml2-devel-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.i586.rpm
 fe58d1dbf99b24a773bc444749473574  mes5/i586/libxml2-python-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.i586.rpm
 2d2205080bdf5d55534c91354f29f1b5  mes5/i586/libxml2-utils-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.i586.rpm 
 1eb0c0b6d274bd49a0209388fd25f2e1  mes5/SRPMS/libxml2-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.src.rpm

2010.0 x86_64

 6428ceadebd4b6244caef22abcb52364  2010.0/x86_64/lib64xml2_2-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.x86_64.rpm
 7ca4a16224eb8cf414923d9364d12c2f  2010.0/x86_64/lib64xml2-devel-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.x86_64.rpm
 381825a5af36865bb160ceccde4836b2  2010.0/x86_64/libxml2-python-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.x86_64.rpm
 bb58d3474eb59b21e98828bc2b430dfa  2010.0/x86_64/libxml2-utils-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.x86_64.rpm 
 86fe4255945ee8127d5a0377e8ac031f  2010.0/SRPMS/libxml2-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.src.rpm

2010.1 i586

 c250b5329744ededca54f1698b36db45  2010.1/i586/libxml2_2-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 646db4be689674625e8b834c4cb349bb  2010.1/i586/libxml2-devel-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 a47f416a65258e3988865a69a36c0aa2  2010.1/i586/libxml2-python-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 e9c0561f1d270470b2219fe2684f67a3  2010.1/i586/libxml2-utils-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.i586.rpm 
 de403379ceefc94700f79c5b7b6600de  2010.1/SRPMS/libxml2-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.src.rpm

2010.0 i586

 fb23076b91a89a6c30dfe0a13c60a3a0  2010.0/i586/libxml2_2-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.i586.rpm
 2cfe197a520d50b7a4aacbe69e34d992  2010.0/i586/libxml2-devel-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.i586.rpm
 11a27a4fbe756782839fc251a03d03c9  2010.0/i586/libxml2-python-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.i586.rpm
 d63bf5a32e469c7c85ba8a0b32821375  2010.0/i586/libxml2-utils-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.i586.rpm 
 86fe4255945ee8127d5a0377e8ac031f  2010.0/SRPMS/libxml2-2.7.6-1.2mdv2010.0.src.rpm

2009.0 i586

 96c73cd0275bf62c4f55f8b3ced65276  2009.0/i586/libxml2_2-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.i586.rpm
 d18337679504219933df364ff99654d1  2009.0/i586/libxml2-devel-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.i586.rpm
 0b19bed229abf10f37a0c8e53a78a17c  2009.0/i586/libxml2-python-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.i586.rpm
 6bf08a04ea7043f45701995a28a37e59  2009.0/i586/libxml2-utils-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.i586.rpm 
 a025dd5329b18e0709d9085069345792  2009.0/SRPMS/libxml2-2.7.1-1.6mdv2009.0.src.rpm

MES5 x86_64

 0f6ec86023a30d2ac2314b8fc79bf431  mes5/x86_64/lib64xml2_2-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.x86_64.rpm
 9cfac03d539b97a255e27e2038f607a9  mes5/x86_64/lib64xml2-devel-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.x86_64.rpm
 b44f5a18eba059dc3ed2ece4af0e604e  mes5/x86_64/libxml2-python-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.x86_64.rpm
 7f3c07d27e2b8fa08674f16b0b5e64ee  mes5/x86_64/libxml2-utils-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.x86_64.rpm 
 1eb0c0b6d274bd49a0209388fd25f2e1  mes5/SRPMS/libxml2-2.7.1-1.6mdvmes5.1.src.rpm

2010.1 x86_64

 e95524d4092ef122d8e5af7dfba01738  2010.1/x86_64/lib64xml2_2-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 0616718db2f04e2a11af911cd2dad430  2010.1/x86_64/lib64xml2-devel-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 425b3c53f5b41b489c7c9a60eb999635  2010.1/x86_64/libxml2-python-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 da99f4986439660369d6f7856b65adaa  2010.1/x86_64/libxml2-utils-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm 
 de403379ceefc94700f79c5b7b6600de  2010.1/SRPMS/libxml2-2.7.7-1.2mdv2010.2.src.rpm

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