FreeBSD : libpng denial-of-service (3a408f6f-9c52-11d8-9366-0020ed76ef5a)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Steve Grubb reports a buffer read overrun in libpng's
png_format_buffer function. A specially constructed PNG image
processed by an application using libpng may trigger the buffer read
overrun and possibly result in an application crash.

See also :

http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=120508
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2004-181.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?43df5d17

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37799 (freebsd_pkg_3a408f6f9c5211d893660020ed76ef5a.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 10244

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0421

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