Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libpng (MDVSA-2008:156)
High Nessus Plugin ID 38060
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionTavis Ormandy of the Google Security Team discovered a flaw in how libpng handles zero-length unknown chunks in PNG files, which could lead to memory corruption in applications that make use of certain functions (CVE-2008-1382).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.