rPSA-2009-0046-1 libpng Mar 12 2009 11:07PM
rPath Update Announcements (announce-noreply rpath com)
rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0046-1
Published: 2009-03-12
Products:
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 1
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 2
rPath Linux 1
rPath Linux 2

Rating: Major
Exposure Level Classification:
Indirect Deterministic Denial of Service
Updated Versions:
libpng=conary.rpath.com@rpl:1/1.2.35-0.1-1
libpng=conary.rpath.com@rpl:2/1.2.35-0.1-1

rPath Issue Tracking System:
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2985

References:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-6218
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0040

Description:
Previous versions of libpng are vulnerable to denial of service or
possibly arbitrary code execution attacks via buffer overflows
caused by a maliciously crafted PNG file.

http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0046

Copyright 2009 rPath, Inc.
This file is distributed under the terms of the MIT License.
A copy is available at http://www.rpath.com/permanent/mit-license.html

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