USN-3841-2: lxml vulnerability
10 December 2018
lxml could allow cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.
- lxml - pythonic binding for the libxml2 and libxslt libraries
USN-3841-1 fixed a vulnerability in lxml. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that lxml incorrectly handled certain HTML files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to conduct cross-site scripting