Debian Security Advisory
DLA-966-1 pngquant -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 May 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 863469.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-5735.
- More information:
It was found that pngquant is susceptible to a buffer overflow write issue triggered by a maliciously crafted png image, which could lead into denial of service or other issues.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1.0-4.1+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your pngquant packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS