FEDORA-2018-a6b59d8f78

security update in Fedora 26 for libxml2

Status: stable a year ago

Update to 2.9.7 which hopefully fixes all security issues

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2018-a6b59d8f78

Comments 11

This update has been submitted for testing by ignatenkobrain.

This update has been pushed to testing.

works for me

karma: +1

No errors after reboot

karma: +1

no regressions noted

karma: +1

Works

karma: +1

This update has reached 14 days in testing and can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

This update has been submitted for batched by ignatenkobrain.

Bodhi is unable to request this update for stabilization: invalid syntax (ssl.py, line 7)

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.


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#1361439 CVE-2016-5131 libxml2: chromium-browser: use-after-free in libxml [fedora-all]
#1384427 CVE-2016-4658 libxml2: Use after free via namespace node in XPointer ranges [fedora-all]
#1406920 libxml2 should no longer use PyVerify_fd
#1449544 CVE-2017-8872 libxml2: Out-of-bounds read in htmlParseTryOrFinish [fedora-all]
#1452550 CVE-2017-9047 CVE-2017-9048 CVE-2017-9049 CVE-2017-9050 libxml2: various flaws [fedora-all]
#1503087 libxml2-2.9.7 is available
Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
+4
stable threshold: 5
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Enabled
Dates
submitted a year ago
in testing a year ago
in stable a year ago

Related Bugs 6

00 #1361439 CVE-2016-5131 libxml2: chromium-browser: use-after-free in libxml [fedora-all]
00 #1384427 CVE-2016-4658 libxml2: Use after free via namespace node in XPointer ranges [fedora-all]
00 #1406920 libxml2 should no longer use PyVerify_fd
00 #1449544 CVE-2017-8872 libxml2: Out-of-bounds read in htmlParseTryOrFinish [fedora-all]
00 #1452550 CVE-2017-9047 CVE-2017-9048 CVE-2017-9049 CVE-2017-9050 libxml2: various flaws [fedora-all]
00 #1503087 libxml2-2.9.7 is available

Automated Test Results