Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 69716
libpng security update
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:03 EDT
Versions of libpng prior to 1.2.4 and 1.0.14 have a buffer overflow
vulnerability that could lead to remote code execution. Since libpng is
used by programs that talk to the outside world (i.e. mozilla), it is
libpng is the official PNG reference library. It supports almost all PNG
features, is extensible, and has been extensively tested for over five
Errata in progress
An errata has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report.
This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.