Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2257-1 pngquant -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 28 Jun 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-5735.
- More information:
It was found that pngquant, a PNG (Portable Network Graphics) image optimising utility, 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 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 2.3.0-1+deb8u1.
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