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Alpine Linux: CVE-2021-44648: Out-of-bounds Write

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2021-44648: Out-of-bounds Write

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/12/2022
Created
04/09/2024
Added
03/26/2024
Modified
04/09/2024

Description

GNOME gdk-pixbuf 2.42.6 is vulnerable to a heap-buffer overflow vulnerability when decoding the lzw compressed stream of image data in GIF files with lzw minimum code size equals to 12.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-gdk-pixbuf

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