Descriptionserver.cpp in Monopd 0.9.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via a string containing a large number of characters that are escaped when Monopd produces XML output.
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Debian Bugs355797

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Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
monopd (PTS)buster0.10.2-3fixed
bookworm, sid0.10.2-6fixed

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[sarge] - monopd <no-dsa> (Very minor security ramifications)

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