Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 430239
SDL_image / gd: GIF handling buffer overflow
Last modified: 2008-02-01 20:18:47 EST
Description of problem:
How reproducible: Input validation flaw was discovered in the SDL_image
image handling library. Value read from the Gif file is not properly validated
against the buffer size and can cause a buffer overflow.
Brian, feel free to mention #430100 in the RPM changelog, as that bug is
expected to contain more details about the issue.
SDL_image-1.2.6-4.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update SDL_image'. You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/F8/FEDORA-2008-1117
SDL_image-1.2.6-5.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.