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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2006-3334: libpng: Buffer overflow

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2006-3334: libpng: Buffer overflow

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
06/30/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
06/15/2020

Description

Buffer overflow in the png_decompress_chunk function in pngrutil.c in libpng before 1.2.12 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors related to "chunk error processing," possibly involving the "chunk_name".

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-emulation-emul-linux-x86-baselibs
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-gfx-povray
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-libs-libpng

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