Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libglpng (MDVSA-2010:179)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in libglpng :

Multiple integer overflows in glpng.c in glpng 1.45 allow
context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted
PNG image, related to (1) the pngLoadRawF function and (2) the
pngLoadF function, leading to heap-based buffer overflows
(CVE-2010-1519).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49208 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-179.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 42379

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1519

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