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CVE Reference: CVE-2009-0040

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Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2009-0040

Description:
The PNG reference library (aka libpng) before 1.0.43, and 1.2.x before 1.2.35, as used in pngcrush and other applications, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PNG file that triggers a free of an uninitialized pointer in (1) the png_read_png function, (2) pCAL chunk handling, or (3) setup of 16-bit gamma tables.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/48819

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00009.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-03/msg00002.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-03/msg00000.html

SUNALERT
  http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1020521.1-1
  http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-259989-1

SLACKWARE
  http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.433952
  http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.405420

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA34145
  Secunia Advisory: SA34210
  Secunia Advisory: SA34265
  Secunia Advisory: SA34272
  Secunia Advisory: SA34320
  Secunia Advisory: SA34388
  Secunia Advisory: SA34324
  Secunia Advisory: SA34462
  Secunia Advisory: SA34464
  Secunia Advisory: SA35074
  Secunia Advisory: SA35258
  Secunia Advisory: SA35302
  Secunia Advisory: SA35379
  Secunia Advisory: SA35386
  Secunia Advisory: SA36096
  Secunia Advisory: SA34137
  Secunia Advisory: SA34140
  Secunia Advisory: SA34143
  Secunia Advisory: SA34152
  Secunia Advisory: SA33970
  Secunia Advisory: SA33976

REDHAT
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0340.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0333.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0325.html
  http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0315.html

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10316
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6458

MLIST
  http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000062.html
  http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_name=e56ccc8f0902181726i200f4bf0n20d919473ec409b7%40mail.gmail.com

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:083
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:075
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:051

GENTOO
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-25.xml
  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200903-28.xml

FEDORA

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1830
  http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1750

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3757
  http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-208.htm
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3639
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3613
  http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0007.html
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549
  http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-069.htm
  http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0046
  http://support.avaya.com/japple/css/japple?temp.documentID=366362&temp.productID=154235&temp.releaseID=361845&temp.bucketID=126655&PAGE=Document
  http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=1689&release_id=662441
  http://downloads.sourceforge.net/libpng/libpng-1.2.34-ADVISORY.txt

CERT-VN
  649212

CERT
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-218A.html
  http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html

BUGTRAQ
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/505990/100/0/threaded
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/503912/100/0/threaded
  http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/501767/100/0/threaded

BID
  33827
  33990

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Aug/msg00001.html
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Jun/msg00005.html
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/jun/msg00002.html
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html


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