CVE-2008-2935 libxslt

Metadata

high
7.5
libxslt
CVE-2008-2935
2017-06-18 07:03
CVE-2008-2935
2017-06-16 18:49
2017-04-01 19:11
2017-01-05 20:16

Description

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in the rc4 (1) encryption (aka exsltCryptoRc4EncryptFunction) and (2) decryption (aka exsltCryptoRc4DecryptFunction) functions in crypto.c in libexslt in libxslt 1.1.8 through 1.1.24 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via an XML file containing a long string as "an argument in the XSL input."

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
buster libxslt 1.1.24-2
jessie libxslt 1.1.24-2
sid libxslt 1.1.24-2
stretch libxslt 1.1.24-2
wheezy libxslt 1.1.24-2