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Canonical Fixes libxslt Vulnerability in Ubuntu 12.10

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http://news.softpedia.com – On April 2, Canonical published in a security notice details about a libxslt vulnerability for its Ubuntu 12.10, Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 11.10, Ubuntu 11.04, Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, and Ubuntu 8.04 LTS operating systems. According to Canonical, applications using libxslt could be made to crash, if they processed a specially crafted file. It was discovered that libxslt incorrectly handled certain empty values. If a user or automated system were tricked into processing a spe... (read more) (IT news)