CVE-2021-3518

Published: 18 May 2021

There's a flaw in libxml2 in versions before 2.9.11. An attacker who is able to submit a crafted file to be processed by an application linked with libxml2 could trigger a use-after-free. The greatest impact from this flaw is to confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

Package Release Status
libxml2
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (2.9.10+dfsg-6.6)
Ubuntu 21.04 (Hirsute Hippo)
Released (2.9.10+dfsg-6.3ubuntu0.1)
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)