CVE-2017-8872

Published: 10 May 2017

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.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 9.1

Status

Package Release Status
libxml2
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1)
Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo)
Released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla)
Released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)
Released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (2.9.3+dfsg1-1ubuntu0.7+esm1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (2.9.1+dfsg1-3ubuntu4.13+esm2)
Patches:
Upstream: https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/libxml2/commit/123234f2cfcd9e9b9f83047eee1dc17b4c3f4407