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Security update for libxml2


(Last modified: 20FEB2004)

solutions Security update for libxml2 SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (97685926fda7b095604cefc9d6ff686b)

Applies to

Package: libxml2
Product(s): SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8

Release: 20040220
Obsoletes: none


Everyone using libxml2 should update.

Problem description

A buffer overflow in the URI parsing cde is fixed. This bug can lead to remote access to a system using libxml2.


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh libxml2.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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