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VMware Workstation: Updated libpng library to version 1.2.22 to address various security vulnerabilities (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2007-5269)

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VMware Workstation: Updated libpng library to version 1.2.22 to address various security vulnerabilities (VMSA-2008-0005) (CVE-2007-5269)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/08/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/18/2014
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Certain chunk handlers in libpng before 1.0.29 and 1.2.x before 1.2.21 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via crafted (1) pCAL (png_handle_pCAL), (2) sCAL (png_handle_sCAL), (3) tEXt (png_push_read_tEXt), (4) iTXt (png_handle_iTXt), and (5) ztXT (png_handle_ztXt) chunking in PNG images, which trigger out-of-bounds read operations.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-5_5_6
  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-6_0_3

References

  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-5_5_6
  • vmware-workstation-upgrade-6_0_3

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