QID 240152

Date Published: 2022-03-16

QID 240152: Red Hat Update for libxml2 (RHSA-2022:0899)

the libxml2 library is a development toolbox providing the implementation of various xml standards.

Security Fix(es):
  • libxml2: use-after-free of id and idref attributes (cve-2022-23308)

Affected Products:

  • Red Hat enterprise linux for x86_64 8 x86_64
  • Red Hat enterprise linux for ibm z systems 8 s390x
  • Red Hat enterprise linux for power, little endian 8 ppc64le
  • Red Hat enterprise linux for arm 64 8 aarch64

Note: The preceding description block is extracted directly from the security advisory. Using automation, we have attempted to clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could lead to a security breach or could affect integrity, availability, and confidentiality.

  • CVSS V3 rated as High - 7.5 severity.
  • CVSS V2 rated as Medium - 4.3 severity.
  • Solution
    Refer to Red Hat security advisory RHSA-2022:0899 for updates and patch information.
    Vendor References

    CVEs related to QID 240152

    Software Advisories
    Advisory ID Software Component Link
    RHSA-2022:0899 Red Hat Enterprise Linux URL Logo access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2022:0899