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Pardus alert 2011-96 (libpng)

From:  Meltem Parmaksız <>
Subject:  [Pardus-security] [PLSA 2011-96] libpng: Denial of Service
Date:  Tue, 12 Jul 2011 11:33:50 +0300
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------------------------------------------------------------------------ Pardus Linux Security Advisory 2011-96 ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Date: 2011-07-11 Severity: 2 Type: Local ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Summary ======= A vulnerability has been fixed in libpng. Description =========== CVE-2011-2501: The fix for CVE-2004-0421 in libpng was inadvertently reverted during the 1.2.23 development cycle. The original flaw could be used to cause a denial of service via a carefully-crafted PNG image. Affected packages: Pardus 2009: libpng, all before 1.2.44-23-8 Resolution ========== There are update(s) for libpng. You can update them via Package Manager or with a single command from console: pisi up libpng References ========== * * ------------------------------------------------------------------------ _______________________________________________ Pardus-Security mailing list

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