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vulnerability note CVE-2016-2191

OptiPNG: code execution

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can use a vulnerability of OptiPNG, in order to run code.
Impacted software: Debian, Fedora, openSUSE, openSUSE Leap, Ubuntu.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Consequences of an attack: user access/rights.
Attacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 08/04/2016.
Références of this announce: CVE-2016-2191, DSA-3546-1, FEDORA-2016-b8f91621c7, openSUSE-SU-2016:1078-1, openSUSE-SU-2016:1082-1, USN-2951-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-19324.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can use a vulnerability of OptiPNG, in order to run code.
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