CVE-2008-4225

NameCVE-2008-4225
DescriptionInteger overflow in the xmlBufferResize function in libxml2 2.7.2 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a large XML document.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1666-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
chromium-browser (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy37.0.2062.120-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie50.0.2661.94-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)51.0.2704.79-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch51.0.2704.79-1fixed
sid52.0.2743.82-2fixed
libxml2 (PTS)wheezy2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy5fixed
wheezy (security)2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy6fixed
jessie2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u2fixed
stretch, sid2.9.4+dfsg1-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
chromium-browsersource(unstable)5.0.375.29~r46008-1high
libxml2source(unstable)2.6.32.dfsg-5high
libxml2sourceetch2.6.27.dfsg-6highDSA-1666-1

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