Mandriva: 2013:107: ocaml-xml-light
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated ocaml-xml-light packages fix security vulnerability: OCaml Xml-Light Library before r234 computes hash values without restricting the ability to trigger hash collisions predictably, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:107
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : ocaml-xml-light
 Date    : April 10, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated ocaml-xml-light packages fix security vulnerability:
 
 OCaml Xml-Light Library before r234 computes hash values without
 restricting the ability to trigger hash collisions predictably,
 which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service
 (CPU consumption) via unspecified vectors (CVE-2012-3514).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-3514
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0266
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 3666aa769d5c8d100f6195e28e98a83e  mbs1/x86_64/ocaml-xml-light-2.2-20.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 69c38e365310f6ce2901e1801ed692df  mbs1/x86_64/ocaml-xml-light-devel-2.2-20.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 4bf9b19e6001c9c5d36c23b5308538dc  mbs1/SRPMS/ocaml-xml-light-2.2-20.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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