imlib2 loader_png.c PNG Image Handling overflow

2006-11-06T04:04:01
ID OSVDB:30106
Type osvdb
Reporter M. Joonas Pihlaja()
Modified 2006-11-06T04:04:01

Description

Vulnerability Description

Imlib2 contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered due to unspecified errors in 'loader_png.c' during the processing of PNG images, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Ubuntu and Mandriva have released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Short Description

Imlib2 contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered due to unspecified errors in 'loader_png.c' during the processing of PNG images, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

References:

Vendor URL: http://freshmeat.net/projects/imlib2/ Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Secunia Advisory ID:23441 Secunia Advisory ID:22744 Secunia Advisory ID:22932 Secunia Advisory ID:22732 Secunia Advisory ID:22752 Related OSVDB ID: 30102 Related OSVDB ID: 30104 Related OSVDB ID: 30105 Related OSVDB ID: 30103 Related OSVDB ID: 30107 Related OSVDB ID: 30108 Related OSVDB ID: 30109 Other Advisory URL: http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200612-20.xml CVE-2006-4806