“libxml2” 2.7.8.dfsg-5.1ubuntu4 source package in The Quantal Quetzal

Publishing history

SUPERSEDED: Quantal pocket Release in component main and section libs
  • Removal requested on 2012-05-19.
  • Superseded on 2012-05-18 by libxml2 - 2.7.8.dfsg-5.1ubuntu5
  • Published on 2012-04-26
  • Copied from ubuntu precise in Primary Archive for Ubuntu


libxml2 (2.7.8.dfsg-5.1ubuntu4) precise; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: add randomization to dictionaries with hash tables
    help prevent denial of service via hash algorithm collision
    - configure.in: lookup for rand, srand and time
    - dict.c: add randomization to dictionaries hash tables
    - hash.c: add randomization to normal hash tables
    - 8973d58b7498fa5100a876815476b81fd1a2412a
    - CVE-2012-0841
 -- Jamie Strandboge <email address hidden>   Tue, 28 Feb 2012 07:20:11 -0600