Executive Summary

Informations
NameMDVSA-2010:260First vendor Publication2010-12-29
VendorMandrivaLast vendor Modification2010-12-29
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score10Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score10Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score10AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in libxml2:

A double free vulnerability in libxml2 (xpath.c) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors related to XPath handling (CVE-2010-4494).

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The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Original Source

Url : http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2010:260

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

idName
CWE-399Resource Management Errors

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11916
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11916
Title: Double free vulnerability in Google Chrome before 8.0.552.215 via vectors related to XPath handling
Description: Double free vulnerability in libxml2 2.7.8 and other versions, as used in Google Chrome before 8.0.552.215 and other products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors related to XPath handling.
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2010-4494
Version: 15
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP
Product(s): Google Chrome
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application853

OpenVAS Exploits

DateDescription
2012-07-13Name : VMSA-2012-0012 VMware ESXi update addresses several security issues.
File : nvt/gb_VMSA-2012-0012.nasl
2012-07-09Name : RedHat Update for libxml2 RHSA-2011:1749-03
File : nvt/gb_RHSA-2011_1749-03_libxml2.nasl
2012-02-12Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 201110-26 (libxml2)
File : nvt/glsa_201110_26.nasl
2011-08-26Name : Mac OS X v10.6.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities (2011-001)
File : nvt/secpod_macosx_su11-001.nasl
2011-08-12Name : Apple Safari Multiple Vulnerabilities - March 2011 (Mac OS X)
File : nvt/gb_apple_safari_mult_vuln_mar11_macosx.nasl
2011-04-19Name : Fedora Update for libxml2 FEDORA-2011-2699
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2011_2699_libxml2_fc13.nasl
2011-03-15Name : Fedora Update for libxml2 FEDORA-2011-2697
File : nvt/gb_fedora_2011_2697_libxml2_fc14.nasl
2011-03-07Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 2137-1 (libxml2)
File : nvt/deb_2137_1.nasl
2011-03-05Name : FreeBSD Ports: openoffice.org
File : nvt/freebsd_openoffice.org0.nasl
2011-01-04Name : Mandriva Update for libxml2 MDVSA-2010:260 (libxml2)
File : nvt/gb_mandriva_MDVSA_2010_260.nasl
2010-12-29Name : Google Chrome multiple vulnerabilities - Dec10 (Linux)
File : nvt/gb_google_chrome_mult_vuln_dec10_lin01.nasl
2010-12-29Name : Google Chrome multiple vulnerabilities - Dec10 (Windows)
File : nvt/gb_google_chrome_mult_vuln_dec10_win01.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

idDescription
69673Google Chrome XPath Handling Double-free Remote DoS

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2014-06-13Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_3_libxml2-110104.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-07-12Name : The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclelinux_ELSA-2013-0217.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-04Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20130131_mingw32_libxml2_on_SL6_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-01Name : The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.
File : centos_RHSA-2013-0217.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-02-01Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2013-0217.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-08-01Name : The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : sl_20111206_libxml2_on_SL6_x.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2012-07-13Name : The remote VMware ESXi host is missing a security-related patch.
File : vmware_VMSA-2012-0012.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-12-06Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2011-1749.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-10-27Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201110-26.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-05-05Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : suse_11_2_libxml2-110104.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-04-15Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2011-2699.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-04-01Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_11_libxml2-110105.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-03-31Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2011-4214.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-03-22Name : The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes several security issues.
File : macosx_10_6_7.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-03-14Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2011-2697.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-03-10Name : The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by several vulnerabil...
File : safari_5_0_4.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-03-10Name : The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by several vulnerabil...
File : macosx_Safari5_0_4.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-03-03Name : The remote host contains an application that has multiple vulnerabilities.
File : itunes_10_2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-03-03Name : The remote host contains an application that has multiple vulnerabilities.
File : itunes_10_2_banner.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-02-14Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_f2b43905354511e08e810022190034c0.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-01-28Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2010-260.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-01-27Name : The remote Windows host has a program affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
File : openoffice_33.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2011-01-03Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-2137.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2010-12-03Name : The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabi...
File : google_chrome_8_0_552_215.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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