Use After Free

Affecting libxml2 package, versions <2.9.1+dfsg1-5+deb8u6

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Overview

Use after free in libxml2 before 2.9.5, as used in Google Chrome prior to 63.0.3239.84 and other products, allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.

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CVSS Score

8.8
high severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    Required
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    High
  • Integrity
    High
  • Availability
    High
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVE
CVE-2017-15412
CWE
CWE-416
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN8-LIBXML2-429325
Disclosed
28 Aug, 2018
Published
27 Jun, 2018