Bug 2112766 (CVE-2016-3709) - CVE-2016-3709 libxml2: Incorrect server side include parsing can lead to XSS
Summary: CVE-2016-3709 libxml2: Incorrect server side include parsing can lead to XSS
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Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2016-3709
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 2120781 2121133 2121134 2112780 2112781 2120780 2120782
Blocks: 2112769
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2022-08-01 05:31 UTC by Sandipan Roy
Modified: 2022-09-08 10:08 UTC (History)
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Fixed In Version: libxml2 2.9.11
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A Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability was found in libxml2. A specially crafted input, when serialized and re-parsed by the libxml2 library, will result in a document with element attributes that did not exist in the original document.
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Description Sandipan Roy 2022-08-01 05:31:37 UTC
Possible cross-site scripting vulnerability in libxml after commit 960f0e2.

https://mail.gnome.org/archives/xml/2018-January/msg00010.html

Comment 1 Sandipan Roy 2022-08-01 05:45:02 UTC
Created libxml2 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2112780]


Created mingw-libxml2 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2112781]

Comment 6 Guilherme de Almeida Suckevicz 2022-08-24 14:45:49 UTC
Created qt5-qtwebengine tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: epel-8 [bug 2121133]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 2121134]


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