27 March 2019
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2019.1001 USN-3921-1: XMLTooling vulnerability 27 March 2019 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: XMLTooling Publisher: Ubuntu Operating System: Ubuntu Impact/Access: Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2019-9628 Reference: ESB-2019.0816 ESB-2019.0786 ESB-2019.0765 Original Bulletin: https://usn.ubuntu.com/3921-1/ - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- USN-3921-1: XMLTooling vulnerability 26 March 2019 xmltooling vulnerability A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: o Ubuntu 18.10 o Ubuntu 18.04 LTS o Ubuntu 16.04 LTS o Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Summary xmltooling could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted file. Software Description o xmltooling - C++ XML parsing library with encryption support Details It was discovered that XMLTooling incorrectly handled certain XML files with invalid data. An attacker could use this issue to cause XMLTooling to crash, resulting in a denial of service. Update instructions The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 18.10 libxmltooling8 - 3.0.2-1ubuntu1.1 Ubuntu 18.04 LTS libxmltooling7 - 1.6.4-1ubuntu2.1 Ubuntu 16.04 LTS libxmltooling6v5 - 1.5.6-2ubuntu0.3 Ubuntu 14.04 LTS libxmltooling6 - 1.5.3-2+deb8u3ubuntu0.1 To update your system, please follow these instructions: https:// wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades . In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes. References o CVE-2019-9628 - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to email@example.com and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. As AusCERT did not write the document quoted above, AusCERT has had no control over its content. The decision to follow or act on information or advice contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in this security bulletin. NOTE: This is only the original release of the security bulletin. It may not be updated when updates to the original are made. If downloading at a later date, it is recommended that the bulletin is retrieved directly from the author's website to ensure that the information is still current. Contact information for the authors of the original document is included in the Security Bulletin above. If you have any questions or need further information, please contact them directly. Previous advisories and external security bulletins can be retrieved from: https://www.auscert.org.au/bulletins/ =========================================================================== Australian Computer Emergency Response Team The University of Queensland Brisbane Qld 4072 Internet Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Facsimile: (07) 3365 7031 Telephone: (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417) AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours which are GMT+10:00 (AEST). On call after hours for member emergencies only. =========================================================================== -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967 iQIVAwUBXJrYB2aOgq3Tt24GAQih9hAAqAbkH9Ab9RmksziATDinylbOGZw2d3lP Aze38hdKPM39nAfTkZAefI1v3uEFVJfMEGrmIB+hdkYVAucys2ycQEeh5rREiaIA nAlaLqtI7Ek/9wk4Ch3D5QieJHWIY3tEFdBehGB+p/hav9gqlPzFPAOYCjLnNp8R 47WBWSiXmC9odqex4n2kZTTWTQDhw2YePRsu0dJ/oVeTXQmE/BaeUSelgeALY8jF G/sju8q3/mf5ON2fM1c06oJR8CvUuvHSYtU+Xwst7DXEaNCt8fwBxNbafh5B/7v8 8O6d8SfvlLcFsG3Q3AxyLaEcb943xRB9+sJ1MpkbjGNj7fmqdRoj6rgZ+WHgj+Ee B57Gm+WbM9IuciKMXNeWLKO8pDwSe/ytT/5vH0Et66vdoLTZld1NTUNBlTorjtDo k7SST8vPLxfYXEoWdOC0my/MZq6NW3GBCZiu2bDK/my+u8qAtoLuVZHv4v9FNjXH G5RnoQO1HlUB6vtaQwZRfHXrIxtLUle2/v6Xsb4xUSA3kyoyNKNt+cXZeGk5gPKK 0yq/I07H4/Km28x0PlV2OGZbmFRoyGkdaMENSCxZAYvcijYWiaYDa20Ump70eRDM q/4f0FPPPcmjM0j0+2aX8Saek8XlYJ5eN+DeAtY6V3A3gsbzMA+50UGYi3dfu1Mw tAixnPqYbqY= =M9Qf -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----