Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2446-1 libpng -- incorrect memory handling
- Date Reported:
- 04 Apr 2012
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2011-3048.
- More information:
It was discovered that incorrect memory handling in the png_set_text2() function of the PNG library could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version libpng_1.2.44-1+squeeze4.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your libpng packages.