Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libpng (MDKSA-2007:116)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 25440
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA flaw how libpng handled malformed images was discovered. An attacker able to create a carefully crafted PNG image could cause an application linked with libpng to crash when the file was manipulated.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.