USN-3494-1: XML::LibXML vulnerability
27 November 2017
- libxml-libxml-perl - Perl interface to the libxml2 library
It was discovered that XML::LibXML incorrectly handled memory when
processing a replaceChild call. A remote attacker could possibly use this
issue to execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.