CVE-2020-24977

Published: 04 September 2020

GNOME project libxml2 v2.9.10 has a global buffer over-read vulnerability in xmlEncodeEntitiesInternal at libxml2/entities.c. The issue has been fixed in commit 50f06b3e.

Priority

Low

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
libxml2
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.9.10+dfsg-6.2)
Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo) Not vulnerable
(2.9.10+dfsg-6.3build2)
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla)
Released (2.9.10+dfsg-5ubuntu0.20.10.2)
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa)
Released (2.9.10+dfsg-5ubuntu0.20.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Released (2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1.4)
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/50f06b3efb638efb0abd95dc62dca05ae67882c2