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SUSE: CVE-2020-27818: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/08/2020
Created
12/14/2020
Added
12/11/2020
Modified
10/22/2021

Description

A flaw was found in the check_chunk_name() function of pngcheck-2.4.0. An attacker able to pass a malicious file to be processed by pngcheck could cause a temporary denial of service, posing a low risk to application availability.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-pngcheck

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