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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-3981: OptiPNG: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-3981: OptiPNG: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/13/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the bmp_read_rows function in pngxrbmp.c in OptiPNG before 0.7.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read or write access and crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted image file.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-gfx-optipng

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