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Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2010 13:35:51 +0200
From: Jan Lieskovsky <>
To: "Steven M. Christey" <>
CC: oss-security <>
Subject: CVE Request -- libpng v1.4.3 and v1.2.44 -- memory leak while processing
 PNG image with malformed sCAL chunks

Hi Steve, vendors,

   libpng upstream has released latest v1.4.3 and v1.2.44 versions, addressing two
security issues:
[a], out-of-bounds write to memory -- this already got a CVE id of "CVE-2010-1205",
[b], memory-leak bug, involving images with malformed sCAL chunks, which could
    lead to an application crash.


Steve, could you allocate a CVE id for the [b] issue?

Thanks && Regards, Jan.
Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team

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