CVE-2011-2691

NameCVE-2011-2691
DescriptionThe png_err function in pngerror.c in libpng 1.0.x before 1.0.55, 1.2.x before 1.2.45, 1.4.x before 1.4.8, and 1.5.x before 1.5.4 makes a function call using a NULL pointer argument instead of an empty-string argument, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted PNG image.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2287-1
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs633871

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libpngsourcelenny1.2.27-2+lenny5DSA-2287-1
libpngsourcesqueeze1.2.44-1+squeeze1DSA-2287-1
libpngsource(unstable)1.2.46-1low633871

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