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USN-5674-1: XML Security Library vulnerability

13 October 2022

XML Security Library could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted file.

Releases

Packages

  • xmlsec1 - XML security command line processor

Details

It was discovered that XML Security Library incorrectly handled certain
input documents. An attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain
sensitive information or cause a denial of service.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 16.04

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

References