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Date: Thu, 2 Oct 2008 18:41:18 +0200
From: Robert Buchholz <>
Subject: libxml2 "ampproblem" DoS


I did not look into this issue closely yet, but I can reproduce an OOM 
situation on libxml2 2.7.1, but not on 2.6.32.

The malicious XML file can be found on

I'm not sure if and how this is related to CVE-2008-3281.


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