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computer vulnerability note CVE-2019-6129

libpng: memory leak via png_create_info_struct

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via png_create_info_struct() of libpng, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted products: libpng.
Severity of this bulletin: 1/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: denial of service on service, denial of service on client.
Hacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 14/01/2019.
Références of this threat: 269, CVE-2019-6129, VIGILANCE-VUL-28269.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via png_create_info_struct() of libpng, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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