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822109: CVE-2011-3102 libxml: An off-by-one out-of-bounds write by XPointer part evaluation

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Off-by-one error in libxml2, as used in Google Chrome before 19.0.1084.46 and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds write) or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors.

Find out more about CVE-2011-3102 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 5.1
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (libxml2) RHSA-2012:1288 2012-09-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (libxml2) RHSA-2012:1288 2012-09-18
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (mingw32-libxml2) RHSA-2013:0217 2013-01-31