|Bugzilla:||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.
This issue affected the version of libxml2 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 has been addressed via RHSA-2012:1288. This issue affects the version of mingw32-libxml2 as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact. A future update may address this issue in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (libxml2)||RHSA-2012:1288||September 18, 2012|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (libxml2)||RHSA-2012:1288||September 18, 2012|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (mingw32-libxml2)||RHSA-2013:0217||January 31, 2013|
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