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Ubuntu: USN-5432-1 (CVE-2018-14048): libpng vulnerabilities

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Ubuntu: USN-5432-1 (CVE-2018-14048): libpng vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/13/2018
Created
05/26/2022
Added
05/24/2022
Modified
05/27/2022

Description

An issue has been found in libpng 1.6.34. It is a SEGV in the function png_free_data in png.c, related to the recommended error handling for png_read_image.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpng12-0
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpng12-dev
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libpng3

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