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Bug 496114 (CVE-2013-4520) - <dev-libs/libxslt-1.1.26: DoS via crafted stylesheet, incomplete fix for CVE-2012-2825 (CVE-2013-4520)
Summary: <dev-libs/libxslt-1.1.26: DoS via crafted stylesheet, incomplete fix for CVE-...
Alias: CVE-2013-4520
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: A3 [glsa]
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-12-27 01:57 UTC by GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot
Modified: 2014-01-10 14:53 UTC (History)
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Description GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2013-12-27 01:57:08 UTC
CVE-2013-4520 (
  xslt.c in libxslt before 1.1.25 allows context-dependent attackers to cause
  a denial of service (crash) via a stylesheet that embeds a DTD, which causes
  a structure to be accessed as a different type.  NOTE: this issue is due to
  an incomplete fix for CVE-2012-2825.

Just filing to make CVETool happy, nothing to see here.
Comment 1 Chris Reffett (RETIRED) gentoo-dev Security 2013-12-27 02:00:22 UTC
Added to GLSA request.
Comment 2 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2014-01-10 14:53:29 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201401-07 at
by GLSA coordinator Sergey Popov (pinkbyte).