Descriptionnull pointer dereference when parsing a xml file using recover mode
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs855001

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libxml2 (PTS)wheezy2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy5vulnerable
wheezy (security)2.8.0+dfsg1-7+wheezy7vulnerable
jessie (security), jessie2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u4vulnerable
stretch, sid2.9.4+dfsg1-2.2vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[jessie] - libxml2 <no-dsa> (Minor issue, nonly a denial-of-service when using recover mode)
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