CVE-2013-2877

NameCVE-2013-2877
Descriptionparser.c in libxml2 before 2.9.0, as used in Google Chrome before 28.0.1500.71 and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a document that ends abruptly, related to the lack of certain checks for the XML_PARSER_EOF state.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2724-1, DSA-2779-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs715531

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
jessie53.0.2785.89-1~deb8u1fixed
jessie (security)53.0.2785.143-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch53.0.2785.143-1fixed
sid55.0.2883.75-1fixed
libxml2 (PTS)wheezy2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy5fixed
wheezy (security)2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy7fixed
jessie2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u3fixed
jessie (security)2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u2fixed
stretch, sid2.9.4+dfsg1-2.1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
chromium-browsersource(unstable)28.0.1500.71-1medium
chromium-browsersourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
chromium-browsersourcewheezy28.0.1500.71-1~deb7u1mediumDSA-2724-1
libxml2source(unstable)2.9.1+dfsg1-1medium715531
libxml2sourcesqueeze2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze8mediumDSA-2779-1
libxml2sourcewheezy2.8.0+dfsg1-7+nmu2mediumDSA-2779-1

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