Date: Thu, 20 Nov 2008 15:37:38 +0100 From: Nico Golde <oss-security+ml@...lde.de> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE Request: imlib2 Hi, * P??nar Yanarda?? <pinar@...dus.org.tr> [2008-11-20 14:29]: > ---- > *Description*: > A vulnerability has been discovered in imlib2, which can be exploited by > malicious people to potentially compromise an application using the library. > > The vulnerability is caused due to a pointer arithmetic error within the > "load()" function provided by the XPM loader. This can be exploited to cause a > heap-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted XPM file. [...] Reference: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=505714#15 Cheers Nico -- Nico Golde - http://www.ngolde.de - nion@...ber.ccc.de - GPG: 0x73647CFF For security reasons, all text in this mail is double-rot13 encrypted. Content of type "application/pgp-signature" skipped
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