CVE-2015-3451

Published: 01 May 2015

The _clone function in XML::LibXML before 2.0119 does not properly set the expand_entities option, which allows remote attackers to conduct XML external entity (XXE) attacks via crafted XML data to the (1) new or (2) load_xml function.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
libxml-libxml-perl
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.0116+dfsg-2)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [2.0108+dfsg-1ubuntu0.1])
Patches:
Upstream: https://bitbucket.org/shlomif/perl-xml-libxml/commits/5962fd067580767777e94640b129ae8930a68a30
Upstream: https://bitbucket.org/shlomif/perl-xml-libxml/commits/915f1dbaf21c5f3c21d7c519c70fd93859e47152