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Multiple Buffer Overflows in libpng

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2378

Multiple buffer overflows in libpng 1.2.5 and earlier as used in multiple products allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via malformed PNG images in which (1) the png_handle_tRNS function does not properly validate the length of transparency chunk (tRNS) data or the (2) png_handle_sBIT or (3) png_handle_hIST functions do not perform sufficient bounds checking.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Sun Solaris 7
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2004-0597
Product(s):
  • libpng