Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 735715
CVE-2011-2821 libxml2: double free caused by malformed XPath expression in XSLT [fedora-all]
Last modified: 2012-09-27 00:34:33 EDT
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libxml2-2.7.8-7.fc16 is build for f16
libxml2-2.7.8-8.fc17 is built for f17
f18/rawhide will be rebased as soon as 2.9.0 is out in a few days
libxml2-2.7.8-7.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
libxml2-2.7.8-8.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing libxml2-2.7.8-8.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
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libxml2-2.7.8-9.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
libxml2-2.7.8-8.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
libxml2-2.7.8-9.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
libxml2-2.7.8-8.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.