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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   IBM Security Guardium Vendors:   IBM
(IBM Issues Fix for IBM Security Guardium) Libxml2 Out-of-Bounds Error in htmlParseNameComplex() Lets Remote Users Cause the Target Service to Crash
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037439
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1037439
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-2073   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 13 2016
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 10.0, 10.0.1, 10.1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Libxml2. A remote user can cause the target service to crash. IBM Security Guardium is affected.

A remote user can create a specially crafted XML file that, when loaded by the target user or application, will trigger an out-of-bounds error in the htmlParseNameComplex() in 'HTMLparser.c' and cause the application to crash.

Qihoo 360 Codesafe Team reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target application to crash.
Solution:   IBM has issued a fix for IBM Security Guardium.

The IBM advisory is available at:

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21984606

Vendor URL:  www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21984606 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Feb 12 2016 Libxml2 Out-of-Bounds Error in htmlParseNameComplex() Lets Remote Users Cause the Target Service to Crash



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