Denial-Of-service vulnerability has been discovered in Libxml2 that was reported on May 09, 2014
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Description: Libxml2 is vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by the expansion of internal entities within the xmlParserHandlePEReference() function.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/93092 for more information
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Affected Products and Versions
3.3, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199
Upgrade to Rational Systems Tester Interim Fix 1 for 188.8.131.52.
Rational Systems Tester (184.108.40.206.iFix1, Windows)
Rational Systems Tester (220.127.116.11.iFix1, Linux)
Rational Systems Tester (18.104.22.168.iFix1, Solaris)
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* 08 July 2014 : Original copy published
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Advisory # 1815 Record # 39449
16 June 2018