CVE-2013-0338

NameCVE-2013-0338
Descriptionlibxml2 2.9.0 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via an XML file containing an entity declaration with long replacement text and many references to this entity, aka "internal entity expansion" with linear complexity.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2652-1
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs702260

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libxml2 (PTS)stretch2.9.4+dfsg1-2.2+deb9u2fixed
stretch (security)2.9.4+dfsg1-2.2+deb9u3fixed
buster2.9.4+dfsg1-7fixed
bullseye, sid2.9.10+dfsg-6fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libxml2sourcesqueeze2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze7DSA-2652-1
libxml2source(unstable)2.8.0+dfsg1-7+nmu1702260

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