|Bugzilla:||888249: CVE-2012-5656 inkscape: XXE via SVG rasterization|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
The rasterization process in Inkscape before 0.48.4 allows local users to read arbitrary files via an external entity in a SVG file, aka an XML external entity (XXE) injection attack.
This issue affects the version of inkscape 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 flaw.
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