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computer vulnerability bulletin CVE-2017-12652

libpng: buffer overflow via Chunks Length

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via Chunks Length of libpng, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable products: libpng.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Consequences of an attack: user access/rights, denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Hacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 11/07/2019.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2017-12652, VIGILANCE-VUL-29748.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via Chunks Length of libpng, in order ...
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