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Bug 154380 - media-libs/libpng: sPLT chunk handling denial of service (CVE-2006-5793)
Summary: media-libs/libpng: sPLT chunk handling denial of service (CVE-2006-5793)
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: A3 [glsa]
Depends on:
Blocks: 155278
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Reported: 2006-11-07 09:08 UTC by Tavis Ormandy (RETIRED)
Modified: 2019-12-30 12:24 UTC (History)
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Runtime testing required: ---

sPLT chunk handling fix (splt-fix.diff,791 bytes, patch)
2006-11-07 09:10 UTC, Tavis Ormandy (RETIRED)
no flags Details | Diff
libpng-1.2.12-r2.ebuild (libpng-1.2.12-r2.ebuild,1.36 KB, text/plain)
2006-11-09 15:59 UTC, SpanKY
no flags Details

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Description Tavis Ormandy (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-07 09:08:45 UTC
A typo in png_set_sPLT() may cause an application using libpng to read out of bounds, resulting in a crash.

This was discovered by Tavis Ormandy, Gentoo Linux Security Auditing Team.

patch attached.
Comment 1 Tavis Ormandy (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-07 09:10:03 UTC
Created attachment 101400 [details, diff]
sPLT chunk handling fix
Comment 2 Matthias Geerdsen (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-09 06:56:54 UTC
vapier, could you attach an updated ebuild
as usual, pls don't commit anything yet

tavis, is there a disclosure date or anything?
Comment 3 SpanKY gentoo-dev 2006-11-09 15:59:27 UTC
Created attachment 101579 [details]
Comment 4 Matthias Geerdsen (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-10 02:33:13 UTC
thanks vapier

arch security liaisons, pls test the attached ebuild and give your ok on this bug do not commit anything yet
Comment 5 Gustavo Zacarias (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-10 05:21:40 UTC
sparc looks fine.
Comment 6 Tobias Scherbaum (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-13 09:55:56 UTC
ppc looks good
Comment 7 Joshua Jackson (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-13 10:44:05 UTC
x86 looks good
Comment 8 René Nussbaumer (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-13 12:03:01 UTC
looks good on hppa
Comment 9 Thomas Cort (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-13 15:14:10 UTC
looks good on amd64.
Comment 10 Matthias Geerdsen (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-14 11:59:53 UTC
vapier, pls commit the ebuild

alpha/ppc64 test and mark stable pls, we really want this to go out soon

calling the remaining arches when the ebuild has been committed
Comment 11 Markus Rothe (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-15 05:23:44 UTC
looks good on ppc64. please commit with stable ppc64 keyword, too. sorry for being late (that 'having no internet connection thing')
Comment 12 SpanKY gentoo-dev 2006-11-15 06:50:58 UTC
1.2.13 now in portage
Comment 13 Sune Kloppenborg Jeppesen (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-15 07:29:28 UTC
Arch keywording needed. Target keywords are:

alpha amd64 arm hppa ia64 m68k mips ppc ppc64 s390 sh sparc x86 ~x86-fbsd
Comment 14 Chris Gianelloni (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-15 08:13:19 UTC
alpha/amd64/ppc/x86 done...
Comment 15 Matthias Geerdsen (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-15 12:32:02 UTC
someone please mark this stable on sparc/ppc64/hppa (see comment #5, comment #8, comment #11) so that we can send the GLSA
Comment 16 Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-15 13:58:50 UTC
Stable for HPPA.
Comment 17 Gustavo Zacarias (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-16 04:38:52 UTC
sparc stable.
Comment 18 Markus Rothe (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-16 07:03:54 UTC
ppc64 stable
Comment 19 Sune Kloppenborg Jeppesen (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2006-11-17 14:36:35 UTC
GLSA 200611-09

Thx everyone.