Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libglpng (MDVSA-2010:179)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49208
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.