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Xmlsoft » Libxml2 : Security Vulnerabilities Published In 2003

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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2003-1564 189 DoS 2003-12-31 2008-10-24
9.3
Admin Remote Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
libxml2, possibly before 2.5.0, does not properly detect recursion during entity expansion, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (memory and CPU consumption) via a crafted XML document containing a large number of nested entity references, aka the "billion laughs attack."
Total number of vulnerabilities : 1   Page : 1 (This Page)
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